• My approach to cricket has been reasonably simple: it was about giving everything to the team, it was about playing with dignity and it was about upholding the spirit of the game. I hope I have done some of that. I have failed at times, but I have never stopped trying. It is why I leave with sadness but also with pride.

    "Rahul Dravid Retires From Cricket 'With Sadness But Also With Pride'". March 09, 2012.