Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of 11 players each on a field at the centre of which is a rectangular 22-yard long pitch. Each team takes its turn to bat, attempting to score runs, while the other team fields. Each turn is known as an innings.
The bowler delivers the...
Lanka had been energetic and instinctive under Mahela Jayawardene, but since Mathews has helmed them, his iron resolve has seeped into his team's cricket as well.
There is no doubt who is the more talented cricketer. Misbah is routinely secure and imposing when he wishes to be. But in 2014, Mathews...
Cricket behavior is an interesting thing to observe and can be influenced by many factors. We attempted to create the crickets' natural habitat by introducing an egg carton into the otherwise empty tub. Our hypothesis is that the crickets will move from the emptiness of the tub to the area...
History on Cricket
No one knows when or where cricket began but there is a body of evidence, much of it circumstantial, that strongly suggests the game was devised during Saxon or Norman times by children living in the Weald, an area of dense woodlands and clearings in south-east England that lies...
Cricket world cup 2011
Cricket is a bat-and-ball team sport that is first documented as being played in southern England in the 16th century. By the end of the 18th century, cricket had developed to the point where it had become the national sport of England. The expansion of the British Empire led...
Cricket is a game played between two teams, generally of 11 members each. In essence, it is single combat, in which an individual batsman does battle against an individual bowler, who has helpers known as fielders. The bowler propels the ball with a straight arm from one end of the 22-yard pitch in an...
COMMITTEE ON GOVERNANCE OF WEST INDIES CRICKET
Most Hon. P. J. Patterson, ON, PC, QC: Chairman Sir Alister McIntyre, OM, OCC Dr. Ian McDonald.
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Committee on Governance of West Indies Cricket
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The game of cricket has a known history spanning from the 16th century to the
History of Cricket
Early cricket was at some time or another described as "a club striking a ball”. The ancient games of club-ball, stool-ball, trap-ball, stob-ball". Cricket can definitely be traced back to Tudor times in early 16th-century England. Written evidence...
CRICKET- A RELIGION IN INDIA
Cricket: It is the word that gives my whole body an adrenaline rush. It is not just a game. It’s a religion. There’s only one religion that I follow, and that’s Cricket. I believe in only one god, that’s Sachin Tendulkar. This Indian is the best and most popular cricketer...
Bowler Shaun Pollock bowls to batsman Michael Hussey. The paler strip is the cricket pitch. The two sets of three wooden stumps on the pitch are the wickets. The two white lines are the creases.
A traditional cricket ball. The white stitching is known as the seam.
As one-day games are often played...
CRICKET HAS become the most powerful force in sports as well as entertainment domain in India. Although cricket does not enjoy the official status of being the national sport in India, it commands much more excitement and a greater fan following than the other sports including the national sport, Hockey...
Indo-Pak Cricket Diplomacy: An Introspection
By Ravishankar Panda
Indo-Pakistan tour was under pipeline since last two-three years. Last Indo-Pak contest was held in 1989. After that the political differences and Kargil war between two countries ruined not only the cricketing relations...
Cricket-crazy Indians accept heroes in the field as their role models. They spend hours in front of TV to relish cricket match and taste bat and ball on wayside or here and there, wherever possible. Though, there have been many controversies yet the popularity of cricket has remained intact. Cricket...
Cricket World Cup is the biggest international event of cricket. The first Cricket World Cup was played during 1975 in England (www.wikipedia.org). The first three matches were also recognized as Prudential Cup with the sponsorship of prudential plc, it is a pecuniary services company. Till...
Marketing Plan for Mongoose Style Kashmir Willow Cricket Bat
There is no doubt that Cricket is the most popular sport in India. The cricket bat manufacturing industry in India has been thriving since the time the British first saw the abundance of Willow trees in the Kashmir valley...
of West Indies Cricket he argued that West Indies Cricket is now in “the age of Globalization”. Mr. Beckles is a keen cricketer and researcher of cricket history and culture. This essay examines the above statement quoted by Beckles and reinforces his statement on West Indies Cricket and Globalization...
July 5, 1999
From Bat to Verse
The tough talking captain Steve Waugh used every device to inspire his team to victory. Even poetry.
By Rohit Brijnath
Sleep wouldn't come. Indeed, it hadn't for many days. In Manchester, after the miracle against South Africa, he tossed, he turned...
Cricket, also called the Gentleman's game, is a bat-and-ball team sport that is first documented as being played in southern England in the 16th century. The sport's earliest definite mention was in a 1598 court case which referred to a sport called cricket being played by boys at the Royal Grammar School...
Cricket has become the unofficial national game of India. No other sport is as popular as cricket
Cricket! Cricket Cricket! Switch on the television and you will find majority of advertisements with cricketers on most of the TV channels.
Listen to young India talking and you will find the conversation...
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of 11 players on a field at the centre of which is a rectangular 22-yard long pitch. Each team takes it in turn to bat, attempting to score runs, while the other team fields. Each turn is known as an innings.The bowler delivers the ball to the batsman...
Cricket : Game or business
Cricket, whenever this word is uttered, many bats are wielded in a hurry to play, as the striker goes ahead to smash the balls. This is the game of “cricket” which is another name of religion in a country like India. However, the question “Is cricket a game or a business”...
The Cricket Boy
(A Chinese Tale)
A long time ago, cricket fighting caught on in the imperial court, with the emperor leading the fad. A local magistrate in Huayin, who wanted to win the favor of the monarch, tried in every way to get him the best fighting crickets. He...
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of 11 players on a roughly circular field, at the centre of which is a rectangular 22-yard long pitch. Each team takes it in turn to bat, in which they attempt to accumulate as many runs as possible, while the other team fields, attempting to prevent...
IPL IS EVERYTHING BUT CRICKET
The IPL is called the fantastic phenomenon of the decade . It has, from its inception generated a sizable amount of excitement . But IPL is all moolah and hardly any game . It is an entirely new and novel...
Indian Premier League
The Indian Premier League (often abbreviated as IPL), is a Twenty20 cricket competition initiated by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and supervised by BCCI Vice President Lalit Modi, Chairman & Commissioner for IPL and CEO Sundar Raman. It presently includes...
House Cricket Spiritus: An examination of the metabolic rate and respiration patterns in Acheta domesticus
Have you ever seen a snake laying in the road on a hot summer day in Maine and thought to yourself; what a silly place to hang out. Well there is a reason for it. Cellular...
Cricket was first played in southern England in the 16th century. By the end of the 18th century, it had developed into the national sport of England. The expansion of the British Empire led to cricket being played overseas and by the mid-19th century the first international matches were being...
I was late for tuesdays cricket practice again!! Since I was the wicket keeper, the coach would be very angry. I ran into the dressing room & put on my indian cricket teams blue t-shirt. As I came our of the dressing room I was surpriced to see chesaring fans! I wonderedwhy so many people had come to...
Composed: ca 1500
by Josquin des Pres
Josquin des Pres was an international celebrity in his time. He was called the "Master of Notes" by Martin Luther. The music publisher who wanted to sell their work would put his name on pieces whether he had written it or not. Josquin...