Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Match Day

598dSambit Bal

The one-day international

A format that is criticised today for being unwieldy and dull, was for three decades cricket's biggest bread-winner

705dMartin Williamson

The birth of the one-day international

Poor weather, the threat of another draw and the fear of financial losses conspired to bring the limited-overs game to the international arena in 1971

547dFreddie Auld

Episode 2000

Only 19 days after the World Cup ended, and already there's anothertournament final to be played, as Pakistan take on Zimbabwe to decide thewinners of the Cherry Blossom Cup in Sharjah