A general view shows the One Day International (ODI) tri-series cricket match between Australia and England in the field as the sun sets at Bellerive Oval in Hobart, Tasmania
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Men play cricket in a public park on a foggy morning in Kolkata, India on Friday
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Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke pays tribute to Phillip Hughes during the funeral service at Macksville High School Stadium on Wednesday in Macksville, Australia. Australian cricketer Hughes passed away last Thursday, aged 25, as a result of head injuries sustained during the Sheffield Shield match between South Australia and New South Wales at the SCG.
An Aboriginal man performs a traditional “smoking” ceremony as the Asian Cup trophy is carried to the Sydney Opera House for the official draw. Hosts Australia were handed a tough draw for the 2015 Asian Cup on Wednesday when they were paired with twice former champions South Korea in the group stage.
A cricket fan walks in front of a giant poster of the late president Nelson Mandela during the first day of the cricket test match between South Africa and India at Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg
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As Sachin Tendulkar, the Indian cricket star widely acknowledged as the greatest batsman of his generation, begins his 200th and final Test in his home town of Mumbai, crowds of fans gather to honour their world-breaking sporting hero
Bangladesh Nasir Hossain, foreground on top, and teammate Sohag Gazi stretch during a practice session ahead of their one-day international (ODI) cricket match against New Zealand in Dhaka, in Bangladesh.
A Ryobi Cup cricket match between the South Australian Redbacks and the Western Australia Warriors at Drummoyne Oval on Thursday, in Sydney, Australia. The city is shrouded in a haze of smoke as brushfires rage in its western suburbs of Springwood, Winmalee and Lithgow.
A groundskeeper soaks up water from the tarpaulin that covers the pitch after a rainfall interrupted play during the Tri-Nation Series cricket match between India and Sri Lanka in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad
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Batsmen of the Wisden XI and the Authors XI take to the field for a Victorian cricket match at Vincent Square in London, England, on Wednesday. The match celebrates the 150th anniversary the Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack
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Boys play cricket on the banks of the Yamuna river in India, with the Taj Mahal in the distance.
Boys play cricket on the Marina beach in Chennai, southern India, on Friday
Cricket fans wait for the rain to stop at Headingley, Leeds, during the second Investec test match.
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Supporters of Imran Khan, chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf party, cheer and wave flags during an election campaign rally in Narowal, Pakistan. Pakistan’s parliamentary elections are due to be held on May 11. Mr Khan and Nawaz Sharif of the Pakistan Muslim League-N have been campaigning in the last few weeks before polling.