Hanif Mohammad, often called the sub continent's original Little Master, celebrated his 80th birthday with the complaint that the Pakistan cricket authorities had to this day not recognised and rewarded him for his triple century against the West Indies in 1957.
Records are meant to be broken. James Tull - a club cricketer in Australia took batting to an altogether different level when he slammed a triple ton – 341 runs - for Mater Hill in a Queensland Warehouse Cricket Association competition.
Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell is reportedly inspired by New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum`s history-making triple century against India to be a serious first-class player and extend his Test career.
Spin legend and Michael Clarke`s best friend Shane Warne joined the media Down Under in showering praise on the Australian captain for what was described as "Bradmanesque" triple century against India in the second cricket Test.