1. Cricket is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy (Stephen Fry)
2. FOOTBALL offers the world clichés; RUGBY produces facial deformity; HOCKEY provides an acceptable outlet for psychotic violence; CRICKET alone breeds myths... More quotes here.

A feature of the Internet Version One was ani-gifs - animated picure files. 

Here are some cricket related ones

Forward Defence
Back Defence
Cut Shot
Chicken (a sort of duck, right?

The Rodbert AniGif

The Lurpak  (AKA It's a Dom)