From Wasim Jaffer retiring after 260 first-class matches to Manoj Tiwary scoring his first-ever first-class hundred with a "customised bat" to an interruption caused by a snake, this Ranji Trophy season had it all.
Sachin Tendulkar showed his class, Virender Sehwag opened his account with a boundary, Zaheer Khan delivered a fiery yorker while Yuvraj Singh batted with elegance in the first match of Road Safety World Series.
"We basically just found that Virat Kohli finds leg-spinners hard to line up early in his innings," Adam Zampa had pointed out. In T20Is, Kohli has the second-highest dot-ball percentage against the right-arm wrist-spinners.
Viswanathan Anand missed the Grand Chess Tour Finals by just 1.5 points, getting eliminated after managing just one point in the last five games of the Tata Steel Rapid and Blitz tournament that concluded on Tuesday.