PHOTOS: MCC Vs Rest of the World match at Lord's

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Updated: Monday, July 7, 2014, 12:49 [IST]
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London, July 5: It was a special one-day game at the Lord's Cricket Ground here on Saturday. To celebrate the ground's 200th birthday, the legends of the game came together.

Match Report

Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), captained by Sachin Tendulkar and Shane Warne-led Rest of the World (ROW) came face to face in a 50-over exhibition match.

Warne won the toss and opted to bat first. Brian Lara, Rahul Dravid, Muttaiah Muralitharan and other stars played this game.

Adam Gilchrist and Virender Sehwag opened the batting for ROW while Brett Lee bowled the first over of the match.

Here are the pictures from the match. All photos courtesy of Lord's Cricket Ground's official Facebook Page.

The MCC team photograph

The players of MCC pose for a group picture before the start of the match. MCC is led by Sachin Tendulkar

Rest of the World team

Rest of the World, captained by Shane Warne are captured on lens before start of the game

Yuvraj Singh arrives

India's left-handed batsman Yuvraj Singh arrives at the ground

At the toss

Captains Tendulkar and Warne at the toss. The Australia won and opted to bat

The legends

Tendulkar and Warne are seen talking before the toss


Sri Lanka's Muttaiah Muralitharan arrives at the ground

Yuvraj celebrates his ton

Yuvraj celebrates his century as wicketkeeper Chris Read applauds. He made 132

Play begins

Brett Lee began the proceedings as he bowled the first over of the match

Sehwag bowled

India's Virender Sehwag was bowled by Lee for 22 runs

Sachin gets ready to bowl

Sachin Tendulkar prepares to bowl. He sent down 4 overs, conceding 33 runs and taking Yuvraj's wicket

Yuvraj touches Sachin's feet

Yuvraj took 'blessings' of Tendulkar and after that scored a century

Gilchrist, with camera on helmet

Adam Gilchrist, with a camera on his helmet, plays a pull shot

Ajmal strikes

Pakistan's offspinner Saeed Ajmal strikes to remove Tamim Iqbal

Celebration time

Lee (second left) and his team-mates celebrate the wicket of Sehwag

A day before the game

Tendulkar and Warne at Long Room of Lord's on Friday (July 4)

Greatest selfie?

All the players are together at the pre-match dinner. Warne called this 'the greatest ever selfie'

Gilchrist stumped

Gilchrist is stumped by Chris Read off Saeed Ajmal. Gilchrist scored 29 off 21

Yuvraj shines

Yuvraj Singh plays a shot en route to his century


Story first published:  Saturday, July 5, 2014, 17:05 [IST]
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