Virat Kohli and the Indian cricket team's uproar over the DRS repreival of Dean Elgar left a bitter taste in the mouth of Indian fans.
The India vs Australia Test in Sydney saw racism allegations against Harbhajan Singh by Andrew Symonds.
Sachin Tendulkar became the first player to score his 50th Test century during the 2010 Centurion Test against South Africa.
Phillip Hughes, one of the most promising cricketers for Australia, was killed by a bouncer during a First-Class game.
India and the cricket team suffered contrasting fortunes in two consecutive years at the Wankhede stadium.
Peter Siddle became the first bowler in the history of cricket to take a hat-trick on his birthday during the 2010/11 Ashes.
Adam Gilchrist smashed 149 and shared a partnership of 238 with Justin Langer to give Australia a memorable win against Pakistan in Hobart.
Sachin Tendulkar became the first individual in the history of international cricket to go past 30,000 runs during the Test against Sri Lanka in 2009.
Andy Flower ended the year 2000/01 wih 1466 runs at an average of 133 to finish on top of the year.
Rohit Sharma blasted 264 against Sri Lanka, which became the highest individual score in the history of ODI cricket.