Most aficionados of the game will say Sir Garfield Sobers was the best cricketer in the history of the game. But the modern generation might be inclined to throw its lot behind this man. Jacques Kallis was born on this day (October 16) in 1975. You can read why Kallis stakes a claim to the honour by clicking on the picture. Prepare to be wowed.
Jacques' last test match for South Africa, where he finished with style by scoring another hundred. Jacques Kallis takes a lap of honour, South Africa v India, 2nd Test, Durban, 4th day, December 29, 2013