Tweets of the Week

Tweets of the Week: Smith farewell

Tributes poured in via social media, after South African Test captain Graeme Smith retired from international cricket this week.

Tweets of the Week: AB Medal

Michael Clarke and company line up for awards vast and varied at the Allan Border Medal night.

Tweets of the Week: Kallis farewell

Players past and present, including the greatly respected Glenn McGrath and Mahela Jayawardene, paid tribute to the retiring Jacques Kallis on Monday.

'The Aussies have done a job on Swann', according to Vaughan.

Tweets of the Week: Swann tributes

Michael Vaughan, Jason Gillespie, Sanjay Manjrekar, Alec Stewart and more lavished praise on the retiring Graeme Swann.

RIP Madiba 1918-2013.

Twitter tributes to Nelson Mandela

With the passing of South Africa's first democratically elected president, Nelson Mandela, late on Thursday night, the tributes poured in on Friday morning from all over the world, sports personalities included.