While some reaction on Twitter was unsympathetic and ignorant of mental illness, the majority, including current and former players, was positive and supportive of the Warwickshire man.
England batsman Kevin Pietersen's colourful career has reached the 100-Test mark, and when he runs out in Brisbane for the first Ashes Test of the return leg, he will join a club of nine England players to pass three figures.
With Sachin Tendulkar playing his 200th and final Test for India this week, Twitter was abuzz on Thursday as he took to the field in Mumbai against the West Indies, first as a fielder after India chose to bowl, and then with the bat.
The tributes poured in from all and sundry (especially England players) on Twitter, extolling the Little Master's virtues and one or two taking the mickey.
The Springboks' defeat to the All Blacks at Eden Park on Saturday, which included a very questionable yellow card for hooker Bismarck du Plessis, invoked the ire of past and present Proteas players.
how is everyone doing ? Wow so who would have predicted that result, a 141 run win. Not me that's for sure , I honestly didn't think South Arfica had much of a chance in the limited overs games. So that...Have Your Say