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Cricket Basics

How much do you know about the sport of cricket?


Quiz ID:#2136
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Created By:peanutAza******




#1   In which country did the game of cricket, in its modern form, originate?

#2   How many players (in total, from both teams) are there on the field at any one time?

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#3   How many runs are scored when the batsman hits the ball and it goes over the boundary rope without touching the ground?

#4   The wicket comprises a set of three parallel wooden stakes in the ground and two small crosspieces laid on top of them. What name is given to the wooden stakes?

#5   What name is given to the two crosspieces which form part of the wicket? (They are laid on top of the three parallel wooden stakes).

#6   How many balls are bowled per over?

#7   Which one of the following is not a mode of dismissal in cricket?

#8   What do you call the official who has the authority to make decisions on the cricket field?

#9   Who decides which team gets to bat or bowl first?

#10   From which wood is the cricket bat traditionally made?





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