‘Oye Hoye’ Trophy: Is that the most bizarre trophy in cricket? ESPNCricinfo

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It’s not been a month since the ‘biscuit’ trophy, and we have another fascinating one for the Pakistan-New Zealand Tests. Where would you rank the Oye Hoye Cup when it comes to the most bizarre trophies in cricket?
1: TUC T20 Cup, 2018
Does it come with a year's free supply of biscuits?

Does it come with a year’s free supply of biscuits?

2: Oye Hoye Cup, 2018
'Oye Hoye' is an expression used when you're impressed with something. But that ain't an impressive trophy.

‘Oye Hoye’ is an expression used when you’re impressed with something. But that ain’t an impressive trophy.

3: Border-Gavaskar Trophy, 1996
The trophy for the inaugural Border-Gavaskar Test series was not a globe that you could use in geography class.

The trophy for the inaugural Border-Gavaskar Test series was not a globe that you could use in geography class

4: The Coca-Cola Cup, Sharjah, 1998
Wonder who got the bottle on which this cap would fit? That would have been quite a refreshment after Desert Storm .

Wonder who got the bottle on which this cap would fit? That would have been quite a refreshment after Desert Storm.

5: DLF Cup, 2006
A trophy befitting a momentous achievement, such as drawing a two-match ODI series.

A trophy befitting a momentous achievement, such as drawing a two-match ODI series.

6: West Indies v England ODI series, 2004
There can be no better trophy for a cricket World Cup for zombies.

There can be no better trophy for a cricket World Cup for zombies.

7: Caribbean Premier League
Would you want to get your hands around this one? But wait... many have already got there.

Would you want to get your hands around this one? But wait… many have already got there.

8: Janashakti Trophy, 2004
Who wants the World Cup after winning this one?

Who wants the World Cup after winning this one?

9: Trans-Tasman Trophy
Is that a device that could teleport you across the Tasman Sea?

Is that a device that could teleport you across the Tasman Sea?

10: Sri Lanka v Pakistan T20 series, 2015
The trophy has that player on it, and that player has the trophy: surely some budding philosopher carved out this masterpiece.

The trophy has that player on it, and that player has the trophy: surely some budding philosopher carved out this masterpiece.

11: Zimbabwe v Pakistan ODI series, 2013
No need for your trademark celebration pose when the trophy does the job.

No need for your trademark celebration pose when the trophy does the job.

 

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