In black and white

Cricket, like we knew it in the old days

Children playing cricket with a stick and a coke can outside the gates of Buffalo Park on February 15, 2003 in East London, South Africa. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)


A score board attendant changes the score during the ICC Women's World Cup 2009 Super Six match between the West Indies and England at Drummoyne Oval on March 17, 2009 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)


A view of signs on the old manual scorebaord during day two of the LV= County Championship Division 1 match between Essex and Somerset at Castle Park on August 19, 2010 in Colchester, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)


A general view of the SCG late in the evening during day two of the Sheffield Shield match between the New South Wales Blues and the Victorian Bushrangers at the SCG on November 11, 2010 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)



Australian captain Ricky Ponting looks on aftrer day five of the First Ashes Test match between Australia and England at The Gabba on November 29, 2010 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images)


Isaac Hayes of the Homies & the POPz looks out at the SCG pitch at the Sydney Cricket Ground on January 31, 2011 in Sydney, Australia. The team, comprised of African Americans and Latinos from Compton, a city notorious for gang violence, was formed to find an alternative to the gang lifestyle. The team will be in Australia for two weeks, playing matches in Sydney, and Melbourne and participating in fundraising events to support Australian flood victims. (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)


Stuart Broad, Nottinghamshire and England cricketer poses during a portrait session on the 19th January 2011 at Trent Bridge, Nottingham. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)


Stuart Broad, Nottinghamshire and England cricketer poses during a portrait session on the 19th January 2011 at Trent Bridge, Nottingham. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)


Scorer Alan James works during the Friends Life T20 match between Middlesex and Somerset at Southgate Cricket Club on July 10, 2011 in London, England. (Photo by Harry Engels/Getty Images)


A general view of play during the one day international match between England under 19 and South Africa under 19 at the St Lawrence Ground on July 30, 2011 in Canterbury, England. (Photo by Harry Engels/Getty Images)


Brett Lee poses during a portrait session on July 24, 2011 in Coolum, Australia. (Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images)





David Hussey poses during a portrait session on July 24, 2011 in Coolum, Australia. (Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images)


Matthew Wade poses during a portrait session on November 28, 2011 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images)


Children from Kalo village in Central Province dive for a catch in a game of beach cricket during an ICC coaching clinic in Kalo on July 6, 2011 in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. (Photo by Mark Dadswell/Getty Images)


Phil Jaques of the Hurricanes bats against the Adelaide Strikers at Adelaide Oval on December 28, 2011. (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)


(Compiled by AR Hemant)