The Buzz: Sachin Tendulkar, Isa Guha, and the #bestnetever

Sachin Tendulkar gets ready to bowl in a training session ahead of the first Test against Pakistan AFP via Getty Images

All the world's cricketers walked into a bar. The LOLs, the chatter, and the occasional mini-brawls, they were endless. And the news cycle was never the same again! Welcome to ESPNcricinfo's Social Buzz, your go-to destination for all the bantz, the jousts, and little bit of eavesdropping from the social media playground and beyond.

July 4

So this is how it happened. Isa Guha dug up an old photo, from 2005, of bowling to Sachin Tendulkar in the nets. One thing led to another and, long story short, for Guha, it was "life made".

Garden cricket pays off for Dom Bess

You'd think it took him a bit more than that, but with Dom Bess making the cut, getting into the England 13 for the first Test against West Indies, his club Somerset and Phoebe Slee, his girlfriend, were celebrating.

July 3

Mark Wood's rousing rendition

England's warm-up game has been eerily quiet with no fans, so Mark Wood did his best at replicating the Barmy Army with a one-man show on Friday.

Kohli takes on Pandya's push-up challenge

It's just impressive at this point that people in the world still have fitness goals, right?

July 2

David Warner, the beast of burden

See? You can run cars without fossil fuel.

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When the little one breaks down

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July 1

The greatest ODI shot Dean Jones has ever seen

Steve Waugh v Curtly Ambrose - the Benson & Hedges World Series final in Sydney.

Ricky Ponting is lord of the rings

How many World Cups has Ricky Ponting won? Let us count the rings. A few more and he'd be the entire Olympics.

June 30

We want some of that cake and all of that vibe! Happy birthday, Kemar.

June 29

MS Dhoni is levelling the field

MS Dhoni's love for things that go vroom apparently now extends to tractors. A fan page posted a video of him on a different sort of field, supposedly preparing a pitch organic farming in his Ranchi farmhouse. Has MSD been put out to pasture?

Steven Smith remembers how to hold a bat again

...or so he says

When Harry met furry

Harmanpreet Kaur has a new friend and she's not afraid of a little Insta PDA. Could Harman's Shih Tzu be the newest addition to the canine cordon?

Missed all the chatter last week? Catch up on it here.