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Alan Keith Davidson, AM, MBE (born 14 June 1929, Lisarow, Gosford, New South Wales) is a former Australian cricketer of the 1950s and 1960s.
Allan Robert Border AO (born 27 July 1955) is a former Australian international cricketer.
Andrew "Freddie" Flintoff (born 6 December 1977) is an English former international cricketer and current broadcaster.
Angelo Davis Mathews;(ඇන්ජෙලෝ මැතිව්ස්; born 2 June 1987), popularly as Angelo Mathews, is a professional Sri Lankan cricketer who currently captains the Sri Lanka national cricket team in Limited Overs Format and a former Test captain.
The Australia national cricket team is the joint oldest team in Test cricket history, having played in the first ever Test match in 1877.
In the sport of cricket, batting is the act or skill of hitting the cricket ball with a cricket bat to score runs or prevent the loss of one's wicket.
Batting average is a statistic in cricket, baseball, and softball that measures the performance of batsmen in cricket and batters in baseball and softball.
Bowling, in cricket, is the action of propelling the ball toward the wicket defended by a batsman.
The bowling average is one of a number of statistics used to compare bowlers in the sport of cricket.
Charles Thomas Studd, often known as C. T. Studd (2 December 1860 – 16 July 1931), was a British cricketer, missionary, and a contributor to The Fundamentals.
Corey James Anderson (born 13 December 1990) is a professional New Zealand cricketer who plays as an all-rounder for the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL, Northern Districts in New Zealand first class cricket and New Zealand internationally.
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular pitch with a target at each end called the wicket (a set of three wooden stumps upon which two bails sit).
A cricketer is said to achieve the double if he scores a thousand or more runs and also takes a hundred or more wickets in first-class matches during the course of a single season.
Doug Walters MBE (born 21 December 1945 in Dungog, New South Wales) is a former Australian cricketer.
Edward Mills Grace (28 November 1841 – 20 May 1911) was an English first-class cricketer in the second half of the 19th century who was an all-rounder, batting right-handed and bowling slow right arm underarm.
Fielding in the sport of cricket is the action of fielders in collecting the ball after it is struck by the batsman, to limit the number of runs that the batsman scores and/or to get the batsman out by catching the ball in flight or by running the batsman out.
First-class cricket is an official classification of the highest-standard international or domestic matches in the sport of cricket.
Frank Edward Woolley (27 May 1887 – 18 October 1978) was an English first-class cricketer active 1906 to 1938 who played for Kent and England.
Sir Garfield St Aubrun Sobers, AO, OCC (born 28 July 1936), also known as Gary or Garry Sobers, is a former cricketer who played for the West Indies between 1954 and 1974, and is widely considered to be cricket's greatest all-rounder.
George Giffen (27 March 1859 – 29 November 1927) was a cricketer who played for South Australia and Australia.
George Herbert Hirst (7 September 1871 – 10 May 1954) was a professional English cricketer who played first-class cricket for Yorkshire County Cricket Club between 1891 and 1921, with a further appearance in 1929.
This is a general glossary of the terminology used in the sport of cricket.
Sir Ian Terence Botham, OBE (born 24 November 1955) is an English former cricketer and current cricket commentator.
Imran Ahmad Khan Niazi PP, HI (born 5 October 1952) is the Chairman of Pakistan Movement of Justice and the candidate for the Prime Minister of Pakistan in the upcoming Pakistani general election, 2018.
Sir John Berry Hobbs (16 December 1882 – 21 December 1963), always known as Jack Hobbs, was an English professional cricketer who played for Surrey from 1905 to 1934 and for England in 61 Test matches between 1908 and 1930.
Jacques Kallis (born 16 October 1975) is a former South African cricketer, and, a former Test and ODI captain.
Joseph Edward Root (born 30 December 1990) is an English international cricketer, who is the current captain of the England Test team.
Kane Stuart Williamson (born 8 August 1990) is a New Zealand international cricketer who currently captains the New Zealand national team.
Kapil Dev Nikhanj (born 6 January 1959), better known as Kapil Dev, is a former Indian cricketer.
, Malcolm Denzil Marshall (18 April 1958 – 4 November 1999) was a West Indian cricketer.
Marylebone Cricket Club, generally known as the MCC, is a cricket club founded in 1787 and based since 1814 at Lord's cricket ground, which it owns, in St John's Wood, London, England.
Michael Jonathon Slater (born 21 February 1970) is an Australian television presenter and former professional cricketer who played in 74 Tests and 42 ODIs for the Australian cricket team from 1993 to 2001.
Middlesex county cricket teams have been traced back to the 18th century but the county's involvement in cricket goes back much further than that.
In English cricket since the first half of the 18th century, various ad hoc teams have been formed for short-term purposes which have been called England (or sometimes "All-England"; i.e., in the sense of "the rest of England") to play against, say, Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) or an individual county team.
A One Day International (ODI) is a form of limited overs cricket, played between two teams with international status, in which each team faces a fixed number of overs, usually 50.
Paul David Collingwood MBE (born 26 May 1976) is an English cricketer, having played all three formats of the game internationally for England.
Sir Richard John Hadlee (born 3 July 1951) is a New Zealand former cricketer, regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers and all-rounders in cricketing history.
Sahibzada Mohammad Shahid Khan Afridi (شاہدافریدی; شاهد اپریدی; born 1980), popularly known as Boom Boom, is a former Pakistani cricketer and former captain of the Pakistan national cricket team.
Shane Robert Watson (born 17 June 1981) is a former Australian international cricketer and a former captain, who played all formats of the game.
Somerset County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.
Steven Peter Devereux Smith (born 2 June 1989) is an Australian international cricketer and former captain of the Australian national team.
Surrey County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.
The Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) is a sports stadium in Sydney, Australia.
Test cricket is the longest form of the sport of cricket and is considered its highest standard.
The Oval, currently known for sponsorship reasons as the Kia Oval, is an international cricket ground in Kennington, in the London Borough of Lambeth, South London.
A tied Test is a Test cricket match in which the side batting second is bowled out in the second innings, with scores level.
In cricket, underarm bowling is as old as the sport itself.
Vyell Edward Walker (20 April 1837 – 3 January 1906) was an English cricketer and administrator.
Sir Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards, KNH, OBE (born 7 March 1952), known as Viv Richards, is a former Antiguan cricketer, who represented the West Indies at test and international levels.
Walter Reginald "Wally" Hammond (19 June 1903 – 1 July 1965) was an English first-class cricketer who played for Gloucestershire in a career that lasted from 1920 to 1951.
Warwick Windridge Armstrong (22 May 1879 – 13 July 1947) was an Australian cricketer who played 50 Test matches between 1902 and 1921.
The West Indies cricket team, colloquially known as and (since June 2017) officially branded as the Windies, is a multi-national cricket team representing the Caribbean region and administered by Cricket West Indies.
The wicket-keeper in the sport of cricket is the player on the fielding side who stands behind the wicket or stumps being watchful of the batsman and be ready to take a catch, stump the batsman out and run out a batsman when occasion arises.
Yorkshire County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.
1906 was the 17th season of County Championship cricket in England.