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1 Only in Cricket
The game of cricket has produced some amazing happenings and remarkable personalities. Let's have a look at some of the more notable incidents and participants.
Tough
10 Q
Nannanut
Mar 13 05
2967 plays
2 It's Not Cricket
The phrase "It's not cricket" has emerged to symbolise a call for fair play. After all, cricket is a gentleman's game, or is it? Let's take a look at some not so gentlemanly conduct in this most wonderful game.
Average
10 Q
Nannanut
Feb 12 05
2148 plays
3 Yours Truly, The Umpire
You always thought cricket was such a staid, boring game, didn't you? These postcards from umpires sent during different matches should put an end to that misunderstanding.
Average
10 Q
zorba_scank
Apr 09 10
654 plays
4 Where Is That, Captain?
Cricket players have to learn the terms used to describe over 70 different names for positions in which the captain may ask them to field, all of which can be adjusted at the captain's discretion. But there is method to the madness!
Average
10 Q
looney_tunes
Jan 24 10
591 plays
5 Mission Impossible
Your mission is to put together a cricket team from the ages, selecting players who have played first class cricket but bear the same name as a figure in history. Best of luck.
Easy
10 Q
pollucci19
Jul 19 11
891 plays
6 Do You Know Cricket Terms?
Most sports have their own terms and jargon, but few have as many or as obscure as cricket. Here are 10 cricketing terms and actions. How many can you identify?
Easy
10 Q
mutchisman
Jul 15 07
2712 plays
7 Howzat?
There are 10 distinct ways in which a batsman can be declared out in cricket, some more common than others. Here is an introduction to reasons why the fielding side may shout "Howzat?", asking the umpire to declare a batsman out.
Easy
10 Q
looney_tunes
Jan 25 10
684 plays
8 The Colours of Cricket
Cricket, in the bright sunshine, can be a feast for the eyes in more ways than one. Here's a pretty simple quiz looking at some of the colours that you can enjoy whilst watching it !
Average
10 Q
huw27
Jun 05 08
930 plays
9 Googly, Wrong 'Un or Bosie
Like most sports, cricket has its own vocabulary that only the players and fans know. Let's see if you can work some of them out and have a bit of fun at the same time.
Easy
10 Q
pmarney
May 19 13
297 plays
10 A Cricketing Long Hop
There are 10 full members of the International Cricket Council. Nice and simple, I'll give you one of the more famous cricketers from each country, and you work out which country they played for!
Average
10 Q
huw27
Jul 03 08
1068 plays
11 The Sounds of Cricket
Walk around a cricket ground on a lovely summer's evening, and you're likely to hear more than just the sounds of the birds chirping in the trees. Here are just some of the other sounds that may disturb your peace!
Easy
10 Q
huw27
Jun 20 08
1296 plays
12 Cricket Controversies
There has been many a controversy in the game of cricket. This quiz deals with controversial events and persons from the game of cricket.
Average
10 Q
deepakmr
Mar 29 08
972 plays
13 It's a Toss Up
This quiz follows on from the quiz "Googly, Wrong 'Un or Bosie," as there is more you need to know after the toss of the coin to decide who bats and who fields.
Average
10 Q
pmarney
May 25 13
201 plays
14 Very Basics of Cricket: Pt. 2
An even more basic introduction to cricket than the last one that went down so well with you all. Learn more about the greatest game on earth!
Easy
10 Q
huw27
May 22 08
1347 plays
15 Cricketing Deliveries (Bowling)
How much do you know about the deliveries bowled in cricket matches? Test your knowledge by playing this quiz.
Average
10 Q
deepakmr
Jul 20 08
786 plays
16 Very Basics of Cricket: Pt. 3
These basics of cricket quizzes seem to be going down very well with everyone, so here's some more of the same - enjoy, score some points, and learn some more about the greatest game on earth!
Average
10 Q
huw27
Jun 16 08
909 plays
17 Flying to the Boundary
Birds playing cricket? It doesn't sound very likely, but there are a surprising number of connections between cricket and our avian friends. Here are some questions about some of them.
Average
10 Q
rossian
Jan 11 11
306 plays
18 The Secret Language of Cricket
Most sports have a language all to themselves, and cricket is no different. Here are some expressions often heard around a cricket match. You should be able to make some sense of most of them!
Easy
10 Q
huw27
Sep 06 08
1314 plays
19 Very Basics of Cricket: Pt. 1
This quiz is about the very basic ideas behind the game of cricket. It's aimed mainly at those people who know nothing whatsoever about cricket, but may want to learn a teeny bit about it!
Average
10 Q
Huw27
May 13 08
1062 plays
20 The Numbers of Cricket
Cricket is a game full of numbers - here are some you may know, or should be able to work out - have fun!
Average
10 Q
huw27
Jun 23 08
771 plays
21 Fielding in Cricket
Along with batting and bowling, fielding plays a very important role in the game of cricket. This quiz is about fielding positions and fielding rules in the game of cricket.
Average
10 Q
deepakmr
Dec 09 08
714 plays
22 A Ten Over Slog
Follow this quiz through, and you'll probably learn a fair bit about how runs are scored at cricket. Plenty of clues and repeating themes so everyone can score a maximum here!
Easy
10 Q
huw27
Jul 31 08
795 plays
23 A-Z Cricket
How much do you know about cricket and the terms associated with the gentleman's game? Test your knowledge by playing this quiz on A to Z of terms related to cricket.
Easy
25 Q
deepakmr
Aug 25 08
1044 plays
24 Cricketing Firsts
I will tell the record, you name the player. Have fun!
Average
10 Q
Helo_King
Dec 06 09
384 plays
25 Cricket Commentators
Can you identify the following ten well known cricket commentators from the clues provided?
Tough
10 Q
deepakmr
May 20 08
789 plays
26 Have You Played Creckett?
In fact, you don't need to have "played creckett" at all to score handsomely and have some fun with this quiz on some of cricket's historical eccentricities!
Tough
10 Q
huw27
Nov 28 08
495 plays
27 Spot the Wrong 'Un!
The "Wrong 'Un" is a cricketing term for a ball that turns the "wrong" way - but here, you've only got to pick the odd one out! Easiest 10 in the world for the cricketing buff - but with the Capitalized Clues, there should be something for everyone here!
Average
10 Q
huw27
Oct 15 08
702 plays
28 Variety of Cricket
A mixture of questions about cricket.
Tough
15 Q
buguru
Apr 08 02
3732 plays
29 Cricket Basics
A fairly challenging cricket quiz, with several little-known facts.
Tough
20 Q
Sebby
Mar 28 01
3906 plays
30 Bowling a Maiden Over
Today you're going to show me your knowledge of the different delivery types that bowlers use when bowling the ball at the batsman. (Note: The deliveries are described from a right-handed bowler's point of view bowling to a right-handed batsman)
Tough
10 Q
english_gent
Oct 06 12
318 plays
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