If social media trails the morning-after are to be believed, the high of cricket returning to Pakistan is not going to come down anytime soon. A day after Pakistan’s 20-run win over World XI at the Gaddafi Stadium, Twitter on Wednesday (September 13) was full of players saying their piece, fans showing their love and the community applauding the atmosphere.

Meanwhile, the greatest legspinner of all time – need we spell out who it is? – turned 48.

It was also Mithun Manhas’s birthday.

My, oh my, those long strides to the bowling crease …

Elsewhere, it was business as usual in Kumar Sangakkara’s life. #centurymachine

Angelo Mathews is putting in the hard yards.

Scott Styris might be excited but his friend doesn’t seem too enthusiastic.

The news of Jan Brittin’s passing drew condolences from around the world.

Here’s a little something to end this compilation on a pleasant note.

And just in case that isn’t enough …