First-person reports from the stands
Glenn Maxwell unleashes a powerful reverse flick

Groovy tunes and a sunset at the SCG

A one-sided game where India dominated in the stands but not in the middle

Glenn Maxwell unleashes a powerful reverse flick

Wahab's roar, and mad Maxwell

Fan Following: The Wahab v Watson subplot, a Geoffrey Edelsten lookalike and a clinical chase made for a great experience

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From our readers
Shahid Afridi passed 8000 ODI runs with a six over cover

Boom Boom Afridi: one of a kind

Uzair Rizvi

Inbox: Shahid Afridi has surely left a lasting impression on the game; he was cricket's great entertainer

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Take sides on the hot topics of the day

Yes Goading a player or clapping provocatively in his face after almost every delivery is not acceptable

No This was one of the most memorable passages of the World Cup. As Wahab said, "it was just a part of the game and when the game is finished you are friends outside."


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Separated at birth
Composite: Adam Driver and Ishant Sharma

Adam Driver and Ishant Sharma

One might be a villain in one of the biggest film franchises of all, the other will definitely not be India's villain in the biggest cricket show of all

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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)


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 was the greatest World Cup semi-final?

  • 1975, England v Australia
  • 1979, England v New Zealand
  • 1987, Pakistan v Australia
  • 1992, New Zealand v Pakistan
  • 1992, England v South Africa
  • 1996, Australia v West Indies
  • 1999, Australia v South Africa
  • 2015, New Zealand v South Africa
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