The Australian players gather around Sunil Wettimuny after he was struck in the chest by a Jeff Thomson delivery, Australia v Sri Lanka, World Cup, The Oval, June 11, 1975 © PA Photos

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    Anura Ranasinghe went wicketless for 55 runs © PA Photos

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    Demonstrators hold up the game by lying on the pitch © Getty Images

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    Rick McCosker cuts the ball for a boundary © Getty Images

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    Rick McCosker is bowled for 73 © Getty Images

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    Police escort a group of demonstrators off the pitch © Getty Images

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    Alan Turner hits a six © Getty Images