The highly anticipated trans-Tasman clash at #CT17 on Friday (June 2) turned out to be a damp squib but Brendon McCullum had things to cheer about…

… and words of advice too.

Kane Williamson took the high road despite foregoing what seemed to be an advantage for New Zealand.

And David Warner woke up with a smile.

Coming to the contest at hand between South Africa and Sri Lanka, Angelo Mathews was thankful despite missing out.

Hashim Amla’s legend status was confirmed.

And presenting the entertainment at The Oval.

Jonty Rhodes cannot stay away from the usual jokes surrounding South Africa at world tournaments.

Looking ahead to a classic match on Saturday, here’s what to expect from Pakistan.

Sarfraz Ahmed may not have to deal with his team getting affected by media hype surrounding Pakistan v India.

But in all seriousness, his team would be hoping for a New Zealand-type show against their fiercest rivals.

We’re gonna guess he’s talking about the rugby.

More happiness around the rugby but for a different reason.

A legendary dinner, as some would say.

And a legendary evening as well.

Away from all the #CT17 action, here’s wishing Wasim Akram,

The man himself responded with what we’re thinking is the trailer for the movie about his life.

Alex Blackwell indulged in a bit of WWC history.

Sushma Verma got a pavilion in a new stadium named after her!

Suresh Raina’s mantra to staying fit, healthy and happy!

Lahiru Thirimanne spread hope in times of despair.

Vinay Kumar visited a famous restaurant and got co-owner Mahela Jayawardene’s seal of approval

And finally, a life lesson from Umar Akmal