International Cricket

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. One team bats, trying to score as many runs as possible while the other team bowls and fields, trying to dismiss the batsmen and thus limit the runs scored by the batting team. A run is scored by the striking batsman hitting the ball with his bat, running to the opposite end of the pitch and touching the crease there without being dismissed. The teams switch between batting and fielding at the end of an innings. In professional cricket the length of a game ranges from 20 overs of six bowling deliveries per side to Test cricket played over five days. The Laws of Cricket are maintained by the International Cricket Council (ICC) and the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) with additional Standard Playing Conditions for Test matches and One Day Internationals. Cricket was first played in southern England in the 16th century. By the end of the 18th century...
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on Sep 02, 2014 , 09:32 pm
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Ashu Kumar
Ashu Kumar commented on the photo by Hitesh Sharma
on Sep 02, 2014 , 02:01 pm
Hitesh Sharma - Ishant Sharma's unknown facts
Ishant Sharama’s heroic spell helped him register his match-winning and career-best score of 7/74 that also marked India’s second victory at the Lord’s in a span of 82 years. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Search more »
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Ashu Kumar
Ashu Kumar commented on the photo by Hitesh Sharma
on Sep 02, 2014 , 02:00 pm
Hitesh Sharma - Ishant Sharma's unknown facts
While India enjoyed their second victory at Lord's (The Home Of Cricket) after a long wait of 28 years, bowler Ishant Sharma became the undoubted star performer of the series. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Search more »
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Ashu Kumar
Ashu Kumar commented on the photo by Hitesh Sharma
on Sep 02, 2014 , 02:00 pm
Hitesh Sharma - Ishant Sharma's unknown facts
Putting all criticism and slamming against him to rest, Team India cricketer Ishant Sharma finally brought the drought to an end and bowled India to victory over England at Lord's. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Search more »
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Durgaprasad Chitturi
Durgaprasad Chitturi commented on the discussion by Sagar Potnis
on Sep 01, 2014 , 01:07 pm
Sagar Potnis - Dhoni v/s Ponting... who's better?
They both have won best captain in Test and ODI, ICC awards. Guys who do you think is a better Captain? more »
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Sandeep Kumar
Sandeep Kumar commented on the poll by Lipla Bhatt
on Aug 31, 2014 , 11:46 pm
Lipla Bhatt - Should Dhoni step down from Test captaincy?
Yes, Dhoni can no longer lead Team India
No, Dhoni is deserving and should continue as the Test captain
Doesn't matter. It is a team effort
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Sandeep Kumar
Sandeep Kumar took the poll by Lipla Bhatt
on Aug 31, 2014 , 11:46 pm
Lipla Bhatt - Should Dhoni step down from Test captaincy?
Yes, Dhoni can no longer lead Team India
No, Dhoni is deserving and should continue as the Test captain
Doesn't matter. It is a team effort
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