The Chicago White Sox started their baseball club on a cricket field, and history came full circle this month when the ICC held a 'combine' for USA cricketers at Cellular Field in Chicago.
When England and Sri Lanka clashed at Headingley in 2014, James Anderson left the field in tears on day five, but the 2016 edition of the encounter saw him finish with a smile.
As a teenager in South Africa, I knew who Charlotte Edwards was. Was I the only girl, if not person, in Johannesburg who did? Probably.
India batting legend Sachin Tendulkar was back in the middle despite retirement, but this time he was facing up against royal couple the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge during their tour of India.
The ninth edition of the IPL kicks off on Saturday with the T20 extravaganza set to capture audiences across the world for the next seven weeks. Cricket365 takes a look at one player from each team that could make the difference to them winning the trophy or just being also-rans.