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MCC XI won the match played to celebrate 200 years of Lord’s Cricket Ground

Jul 7, 2014 11:11 IST

Marylebone Cricket Club XI on 5 July 2014 won the match played to celebrate 200-years (bi-centenary) of Lord’s Cricket Ground – the Home of Cricket. Sachin Tendulkar-led MCC XI beat Shane Warne-led Rest of the World XI in Lord’s in London, UK.

Batting first MCC XI made 296 for 3 wickets. Aaron Finch with unbeatable 181 was the highest scorer of the match. On the other hand, Yuvraj Singh of Rest of the World XI was able to make 132 runs and helped the team to reach a respectable score of 293.

Players of both the team
Marylebone Cricket Club Team: Sachin Tendulkar, S Chanderpaul, Rahul Dravid, Aaron Finch, Brian Lara, Brett Lee, Chris Read, Saeed Ajmal, SW Tait, Umar Gul, Daniel Vettori
Rest of the World XI Team: Shane Warne, TL Best, Paul Collingwood, Adam Gilchrist, M Muralitharan, KP Pietersen, Virender Sehwag, Shahid Afridi, PM Siddle, Tamim Iqbal, Yuvraj Singh

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