Cricket articles on Wikipedia
Cricket
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular 22-yard-long pitch
May 24th 2017



History of cricket
The sport of cricket has a known history beginning in the late 16th century. Having originated in south-east England, it became the country's national
May 22nd 2017



Test cricket
Test cricket is the longest form of the sport of cricket and is considered its highest standard. Test matches are played between national representative
May 21st 2017



International Cricket Council
The International Cricket Council (ICC) is the international governing body of cricket. It was founded as the Imperial Cricket Conference in 1909 by representatives
May 21st 2017



Cricket (series)
The EA Cricket is a series of cricket video games published by EA Sports and designed for Microsoft Windows and PlayStation 2 platforms. Until now, 8 different
May 26th 2017



Cricket field
A cricket field is a large grassy ground on which the game of cricket is played. Although generally oval in shape, there is a wide variety within this:
Apr 4th 2017



Cricket bat
A cricket bat is a specialised piece of equipment used by batsmen in the sport of cricket to hit the ball, typically consisting of a cane handle attached
May 5th 2017



Cricket (insect)
Crickets (also known as "true crickets"), of the family Gryllidae, are insects related to bush crickets, and, more distantly, to grasshoppers. The Gryllidae
Apr 27th 2017



West Indies cricket team
West Indies cricket team, also known colloquially as the Windies, is a multi-national cricket team representing the West Indies Cricket Board, a confederation
May 27th 2017



Pakistan national cricket team
Pakistan The Pakistan cricket team (Urdu: پاکستان کرکٹ ٹیم‎), also known as The Green Shirts or The Shaheens) is the national cricket team of Pakistan. Represented
May 27th 2017



Cricket ball
cricket ball is a hard, solid ball used to play cricket. A cricket ball consists of cork covered by leather, and manufacture is regulated by cricket law
May 21st 2017



India national cricket team
IndianIndian cricket team, also known as India Team India and Men in Blue, represents India in international cricket. Governed by the Board of Control for Cricket in
May 27th 2017



Afghanistan national cricket team
Afghanistan national cricket team is the team that represents the country of Afghanistan in international cricket matches. Cricket has been played in Afghanistan
May 18th 2017



Australia national cricket team
Australia national cricket team, represents the country of Australia in international cricket. It is the joint oldest team in Test cricket history, having
May 27th 2017



Indoor cricket
Indoor cricket is a variant of and shares many basic concepts with cricket. The game is most often played between two teams each consisting of six or
May 21st 2017



County cricket
Inter-county cricket matches are known to have been played since the early 18th century, involving teams that are representative of the historic counties
Dec 18th 2016



History of cricket to 1725
The earliest definite reference to cricket is dated Monday, 17 January 1597 (i.e., a Julian date which is 1598 by modern reckoning under the Gregorian
May 24th 2017



United States national cricket team
national cricket team represents the United States in international cricket. The team is organised by the United States of America Cricket Association
May 5th 2017



Backyard cricket
cricket, street cricket, beach cricket, gully cricket, corridor cricket, deef or garden cricket is an informal ad hoc variant of the game of cricket,
Apr 24th 2017



Pakistan Cricket Board
The Pakistan Cricket Board is a sporting organization that is responsible for governing all professional cricket, including Test cricket and One Day International
May 21st 2017



Cricket Australia
Australia Cricket Australia (CA), formerly known as the Australian-Cricket-BoardAustralian Cricket Board (ACB), is the governing body for professional and amateur cricket in Australia.
May 24th 2017



International Cricket Captain (series)
International Cricket Captain, also known as ICC for short, is a series of cricket management video games by Empire Interactive, and then by Childish Things
Feb 4th 2017



Century (cricket)
In the sport of cricket, a century is a score of 100 or more runs in a single innings by a batsman. The term is also included in "century partnership"
May 26th 2017



Board of Control for Cricket in India
The-BoardThe Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is the national governing body for cricket in India. The board was formed in December 1928 as a society
May 20th 2017



Ireland cricket team
Ireland The Ireland cricket team is the cricket team representing all of Ireland. They are an Associate member of the International Cricket Council (ICC), and
May 21st 2017



Cricket España
Cricket Espana (English: Spain Cricket Spain) is the official governing body of the sport of cricket in Spain. Its current headquarters is located in Alicante
Dec 18th 2016



Cricket nets
A cricket net is a practice net used by batsmen and bowlers to warm up and/or improve their cricketing techniques. Cricket nets consist of a cricket pitch
Oct 19th 2016



Cricket World Cup
The-ICC-Cricket-World-CupThe ICC Cricket World Cup is the international championship of One Day International (ODI) cricket. The event is organised by the sport's governing body
May 27th 2017



Uganda national cricket team
Uganda national cricket team, nicknamed the Cricket Cranes, is the team that represents the country of Uganda in international cricket matches. The team
Aug 29th 2016



England and Wales Cricket Board
England The England and Wales-Cricket-BoardWales Cricket Board (ECB) is the governing body of cricket in England and Wales. It was created on 1 January 1997 combining the roles of
May 12th 2017



Cricket cap
A cricket cap is a type of soft cap, often made from felt that is a traditional form of headwear for players of the game of cricket, regardless of age
May 21st 2017



Cricket in Oceania
The popularity of cricket in Oceania varies from place to place – in some countries, it is the national sport, while in others it is not played at all
Apr 23rd 2017



Marylebone Cricket Club
Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) is a cricket club in London, founded in 1787. It owns, and is based at, Lord's in St John's Wood, London NW8. MCC was formerly
May 22nd 2017



Umpire (cricket)
In cricket, an umpire (from the Old French nompere meaning not a peer, i.e. not a member of one of the teams, impartial) is a person who has the authority
May 25th 2017



Nepal national cricket team
Nepal-National-Cricket-Team">The Nepal National Cricket Team (NepaliNepali: नेपाल राष्ट्रिय क्रिकेट टिम) is the team that represents Nepal in international cricket. They have been an Associate
Apr 6th 2017



Netherlands national cricket team
The Dutch cricket team is a national cricket team representing the Netherlands. It is administered by the Koninklijke Nederlandse Cricket Bond (Royal
May 1st 2017



Batting (cricket)
Play media In the sport of cricket, batting is the act or skill of hitting the cricket ball with a cricket bat to score runs or prevent the loss
May 26th 2017



Denmark national cricket team
Denmark The Denmark national cricket team is the team that represents the country of Denmark in international cricket matches. They have been an associate member
Apr 15th 2017



Sri Lanka national cricket team
The Sri Lankan cricket team, nicknamed The Lions, is the national cricket team of Sri Lanka in international cricket and is a full member of the International
May 27th 2017



Cricket in the United States
attempts to form professional cricket leagues in the United States. Main article: History of United States cricket Cricket was played by British colonists
Apr 19th 2017



List A cricket
List A cricket is a classification of the limited-overs (one-day) form of the sport of cricket. List A cricket includes One Day International matches
Feb 24th 2017



Forms of cricket
Cricket is a multi-faceted sport with multiple formats, depending on the standard of play, the desired level of formality, and the time available. One
May 21st 2017



Captain (cricket)
The captain of a cricket team, often referred to as the skipper, is the appointed leader, having several additional roles and responsibilities over and
May 15th 2017



Cricket Scotland
Scotland Cricket Scotland, formerly known as the Scottish Cricket Union, is the governing body of the sport of cricket in Scotland. The body is based at the National
Mar 2nd 2017



Cambridge University Cricket Club
Cambridge-University-Cricket-ClubCambridge University Cricket Club (CUCC) is the representative cricket club for students of the University of Cambridge. It has always had important or
May 11th 2017



Tanzania national cricket team
Tanzania The Tanzania national cricket team is the team that represents the country of Tanzania in international cricket matches. Cricket has been played in what
Feb 13th 2017



Singapore national cricket team
Singapore The Singapore national cricket team is the team that represents the country of Singapore in international cricket matches. They have been an associate
Apr 17th 2017



Cricket Wireless
Cricket Wireless is a prepaid wireless service provider in the United States. Cricket Wireless offers voice, text, and data and is a wholly owned subsidiary
May 7th 2017



Cricket South Africa
Cricket South Africa (CSA) is the governing body for professional and amateur cricket in South Africa. The board was originally created as the United
Mar 8th 2017



History of United States cricket
The history of United States cricket begins in the 18th century. Among early Americans, cricket was as popular a bat and ball game as baseball. Though
May 17th 2017





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