CricInfo at World Cup 1999
[The ICC Cricket World Cup - England 1999]
Gunn & Moore Caption Competition

Gunn & Moore Prizes CricInfo and Gunn & Moore are pleased to announce the winners of the caption competition, who each get to select one of three fantastic prizes: a Purist Original bat, a GM Teknik helmet, or a Maestro Wheelie Bag.

CricInfo will be in contact with winners very shortly to sort out prize details and arrange delivery. Congratulations to all winners and thanks on behalf of CricInfo and Gunn & Moore to everyone who entered. [See below for winners]

Prize Descriptions:

  1. The Purist: a substantial hand crafted bat with a raised middle for a powerful stroke play. The PURIST Original Features: The very best unbleached willow, natural finish-needs oiling, long or short handle. If you aren't lucky enough to win one you can buy it at the special price of 127/USD 205 in the Cricshop [Buy product]
  2. Teknik Helmet: As worn by more than half of the players in this World Cup. Super-lightweight, high quality, advanced design. [Buy product]
  3. Maestro Easi-Load Bag: a NEW BAG that will hold all your gear for trips to the gym or for a test match. The MAESTRO Easi-Load Bag Features: 38" x 14" x 15" approx. measurements, Heavy duty reinforced nylon, 2 Large front pockets, Easi-Load system. If you aren't lucky enough to win one you can buy it at the special price of 27/USD 42 in the Cricshop [Buy product]

The Winners:

Saqlain Mushtaq and Inzamam-ul-Haq celebrate the dismissal of Sachin Tendulkar - Photo © AFP Chris Baron - "Saqlain: 'Could someone just help me to move Inzamam a little squarer!'"

Graham Strange - "I hate it when Wasim insists on us playing Twister"

Lindsay Cohen - "More than one Pakistani player in the World Cup has required the Heimlich manouver after catching a ball in the slips of Shoaib Akhtar's bowling"

Honourable Mention To:

Sumanth Raman - "Good heavens Inzi! You've got a run out and it's actually someone from the other team!"
Abhishek Pande - "How times have changed, David and Goliath hug each other"
Richard King - "I'll have to sit this dance out Saqqy, my hand hurts too much"
Mark Woodley - "Inzamam in despair after realising lunch is another hour away. Saqlain is faced with the unenviable task of calming him down"
David Smith - "Inzi finally breaks the news to Saqqy. 'Saqqy, I've been wanting to tell you, the reason I've been so slow between wickets is I'm pregnant, and you're the father'"
Dennis Zachariasson - "Oh Honey, we can't keep meeting like this - my wife is getting suspicious!"
Shankar Krishnamoorthy - "Saqlain shows Inzamam another way to get his fellow batsman run out - hug him tightly and do not let go!"

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