Umpire S Venkataraghavan signals a bye as Brian Lara looks on, South Africa v West Indies, World Cup, Pool B, Cape Town, Feb 9, 2003 © Getty Images

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    Allan Donald © Getty Images

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    Jacques Kallis drops Brian Lara © Getty Images

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    West Indies players celebrate their victory over hosts South Africa in the opening game of the Cricket World Cup in Cape Town © Reuters

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    Jonty Rhodes is clean bowled by West Indies captain Carl Hooper as wicket keeper Ridley Jacobs looks on © Reuters

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    Lance 'Zulu' Klusener punches the ball during his cracking knock against West Indies at Newlands © Reuters

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    Lance Klusener hits a boundary during his valiant half century © Reuters

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    Vasbert Drakes who bowled a brilliant final over, celebrates the memorable win with Chris Gayle © Reuters

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    Lance Klusener and Nicky Boje watch in dismay as Klusener is caught in the boundary by West Indies captain Carl Hooper © Reuters

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    Chris Gayle and Brian Lara celebrate after their victory over South Africa © Reuters

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    Mervyn Dillon celebrates after the dismissal of the South African captain Shaun Pollock © Reuters

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    Ridley Jacobs collects the ball behind South African batsman Boeta Dippenaar © Reuters

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    Mervyn Dillon celebrates after dismissing Herschelle Gibbs © Reuters

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    Mervyn Dillon celebrates with captain Carl Hooper after dismissing South Africa Herschelle Gibbs © Reuters

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    Gary Kirsten tucks the ball towards long leg on his way to a half century in the World Cup opener © Reuters

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    A joyous Brian Lara completes his 100th run in the World Cup opener © Reuters

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    Ricardo Powell's powerful punch in his cameo at Newlands, Cape Town © Reuters

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    Brian Lara acknowledges the applause after completing a classy hundred at Newlands, Cape Town © Reuters

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    The Prince is back! Lara after reaching his century against South Africa in the World Cup opener © Reuters