These crowd members aren't to blame for Australia's unfunny reign of cricketing terror. But they probably know somebody who is.

The 1999 World Cup Semi-Final Ratings – Old Trafford Crowds

Ratings for the 1999 World Cup Semi-Final, featuring Old Trafford crowds

The 1999 World Cup Semi-Final Ratings – More Asymmetry

Ratings for the 1999 World Cup Semi-Final, featuring more asymmetry

Close enough

The 1999 World Cup Semi-Final Ratings – Darren Lehmann

Ratings for the 1999 World Cup Semi-Final, featuring Darren Lehmann

Guys? It's a plastic bag.

The 1999 World Cup Semi-Final Ratings – Plastic Bags

Ratings for the 1999 World Cup Semi-Final, featuring plastic bags

Herschelle Gibbs celebrates being covered in blisters

The 1999 World Cup Semi-Final Ratings – Blisters

Ratings for the 1999 World Cup Semi-Final, featuring blisters

The 1999 World Cup Semi-Final Ratings – Ricky Ponting

Ratings for the 1999 World Cup Semi-Final, featuring Ricky Ponting

The archetype for ill-matched partnerships

The 1999 World Cup Semi-Final Ratings – Wham!


Ratings for the 1999 World Cup Semi-Final, featuring Wham!

Mark Waugh effortlessly edges the ball to Mark Boucher

The 1999 World Cup Semi-Final Ratings – Mark Waugh

Ratings for the 1999 World Cup Semi-Final, featuring Mark Waugh