Our pictures, your words
Rohit Sharma falls over as he tries to sweep

Winning caption

Winner: "Rohit Sharma showing he's flexible enough to bat anywhere in the batting order." (Adnan Khan, India)

Honourable mentions: "It's a pull when you look from spidercam." (Gopinath, India)

"Preview of the biggest thing to hit the next edition of the IPL - 'The Sharma Worma.'" (Jay Singh, Australia)

"The hallucinogens intended to de-demonize the Australian fast-bowlers has worked too well for the Indian batsmen. Now every bowler appears to be Trevor Chappell." (Ritwik Mallik, India)

"Rohit Sharma pays homage to Rube Goldberg." (Gautam, India)

"The great indian Ro trick." (Nada, India)


From our readers
Sir Donald Bradman walks out to bat for the final time

A letter from Bradman

Vaibhav Verma

A fan finds a letter from the man himself lying around the house

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Take sides on the hot topics of the day

Yes On-field spats are becoming too common, and player behaviour needs to be reined in. Kids shouldn't be led into thinking ugly incidents are normal

No The umpires in the middle are there to control the situation. Also, some aggression between the two teams adds to the drama


First-person reports from the stands
The crowd of Edgbaston entertains itself with a beer snake

Gayle lights up Newlands

His batting display was nothing short of a night of fireworks

The crowd of Edgbaston entertains itself with a beer snake

Beer snakes and fried sausages

Add up to a good day watching Test cricket at Newlands

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Separated at birth
Composite: Damien Fleming and Ethan Hawke

Damien Fleming and Ethan Hawke

One swung the ball all day, the other was swinging Before Sunrise

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The story of the match in your tweets
Sachin Tendulkar and Shane Warne on the eve of the MCC v Rest of the World game at Lord's

The buzz around #MCCvROW

Twenty-two great cricketers; Hundreds of great tweets, selfies and Vines on social media

Crossword grid

A 200 year celebration of Lord's


The batsmen with the highest first-class scores at Lord's over 200 years are in this grid. How many can you unearth?


Which of these omitted players most deserved to be at the World Cup?

  • Fawad Alam
  • Robin Uthappa
  • Ryan McLaren
  • Ravi Rampaul
  • Bravo and Pollard
  • Umar Gul
  • James Neesham
  • Ryan Harris
  • Ben Stokes
  • Other