Fan Following


Gayle heats up chilly Oval
Gayle heats up chilly Oval

A 15-year old fan braves the cold to watch the West Indies openers take Australia apart

No jacket required
No jacket required

A Dutch supporter and former player loses his orange coat, but his team makes up for it with their biggest win ever

Packed Wanderers enjoys the battle
Packed Wanderers enjoys the battle

An Indian travels to the Bullring and is blown away by the atmosphere and the Chargers' all-round show

Bangalore's moment and Dhoni's delivery
Bangalore's moment and Dhoni's delivery

A Royal Challengers' fan gets a win for his side, a replica top, a fantastic crowd, and an encounter with a celebrity

Sitter, Sunny, semis
Sitter, Sunny, semis

A Deccan fan grits his teeth at RP's dropped catch and Gibbs' failure to get a big one but is confident they'll make it to the final

Now that's what I call a game
Now that's what I call a game

Few sixes but lots of fun. A spectator soaks it up at a low-scoring thriller at the Wanderers

Sailing sixes and bad banners
Sailing sixes and bad banners

An umpire watches Ross Taylor and Brendon McCullum's furious hitting - not from the other end, for a change

AB's fireworks, and then some
AB's fireworks, and then some

A one-sided game provides a few entertaining sidelights like Nannes and Nehra's bowling, and de Villiers' assault on Tendulkar

Never mind the letdown
Never mind the letdown

No match worth the name, but a result to please the hordes of Chennai fans

A lekker ding. Almost
A lekker ding. Almost

No fireworks from Smith and Gibbs but an enjoyable game nonetheless, at freezing St George's Park

Raina storm hits Centurion
Raina storm hits Centurion

A fan enjoys Raina's assault, and relishes the face-off between Warne and Dhoni, but is disappointed not to witness a close finish

Warnie gets a spanking
Warnie gets a spanking

The spin maestro gets taken for a few in a game that started well and then fizzled out

Crackerjack
Crackerjack

The IPL gets into top gear with a sizzler of a game

Malinga, Mexican waves, and a mutt
Malinga, Mexican waves, and a mutt

A fan braves the drizzle to watch Nayar clobber Freddie, a dog wander around the outfield, and celebrities hog the big screen on the opening day of the IPL