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From our readers
Rain held up Australia's charge

Junior cricket versus the elements

Chris Smith

If you are playing - or coaching - junior cricket in the north-west of England, you can't afford to let the weather dampen your enthusiasm

Think the world needs to read your opinions on cricket? Here's your chance to be published on ESPNcricinfo.

YOUR SHOTS

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HAVE YOUR SAY

Take sides on the hot topics of the day

Yes

The drought in the state is at emergency levels, and everything that can be done to alleviate the problem should be done

No

Shifting the matches won't change the situation much since water consumption due to IPL matches is a tiny fraction of overall use

CAPTION CONTEST

Our pictures, your words
Hands on heads after a missed opportunity

Winning caption

No. That is not the way to hold your head in frustration. This is.
(Dr MA Rafey Kaleem, Canada)

Honourable mentions:

Look, Ben, I'm only going to show you one more time: it's head, shoulders knees and toes... (Dr Nick Meakin, UK)

Let's do the champion dance with no hands. (Roger Gervais, West Indies)

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The story of the match in your tweets
Ben Stokes picked up three wickets in an impressive display of death bowling to help England restrict New Zealand to 153 for 8 in their semi-final in Delhi

'Ben Stokes is still my hero'

Reactions to Ben Stokes being taken for 24 in the final over of the World T20 final

DOPPELGANGERS

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

Think a cricketer looks like a famous (non-cricket) person? Send in your Doppelgangers nominations here. Just let us know the names; we'll dig out the pictures. No repeats please.
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A 200 year celebration of Lord's

Hemical

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

FAN FOLLOWING

First-person reports from the stands
Plenty of fireworks lit up the start of the PSL final between Islamabad United and Quetta Gladiators in Dubai

A triumphant Lord's return

If you are a Pakistan fan, Sunday was not a bad choice to turn up at the home of cricket

Plenty of fireworks lit up the start of the PSL final between Islamabad United and Quetta Gladiators in Dubai

PSL's final rumble among dhols and Africa djembes

A fan hears "the sound that will live on in my memory for the rest of my life" during the India-Bangladesh game

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  • Yes, it will lead to more exciting matches
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