You must not be an asian or australian to ask that because cricket is such a simple and enthusiastic game i m writting keypoints.
played between two teams .
each team contain 11 players.
two from 1 team bat and all from opposite team bowls
there are type of crickets like one day,20 20 and test match you need a bat and a ball to play it and not to forget the play ground
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