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.
Cambridge University Cricket Club, first recorded in 1817, is the representative cricket club for students of the University of Cambridge.
First-class cricket is an official classification of the highest-standard international or domestic matches in the sport of cricket.
An innings is one of the divisions of a cricket match during which one team takes its turn to bat.
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.
In cricket, a run is running the length of the pitch, and is a basic means of scoring, as the team with the most runs wins.
William Mycroft (1 February 1841 – 19 June 1894) was an English cricketer who played first-class cricket for Derbyshire and MCC between 1873 and 1886.