There are no fixed dimensions for the field but its diameter usually varies between 450 feet (137 m) and 500 feet (150 m). Cricket is unusual among major sports (along with golf, Australian rules football and baseball) in that there is no official rule for a fixed-shape ground for professionalRead More →

As the wicket-keeper is positioned directly behind the batsman, and therefore has the ball bowled directly at him, he is the only fielder allowed to wear gloves and (external) leg guards. Why do outfield players wear gloves? The main reason soccer players wear gloves during a game is to protectRead More →

Who is the best fielding in cricket? 1. Ravindra Jadeja. Indian cricket is blessed with the presence of Ravindra Jadeja in the national team. The Saurashtra-based all-rounder is revered as the current best fielder in the world. Who is best catcher in India? Indian top 10 fielders – the menRead More →

1a : a cricket fielding position between point and mid off. b : a player in this position. 2a : a lacrosse position between point and first defense. b : a player in this position. Where is deep backward point? Deep backward point is a position on the boundary thatRead More →

Hawk-Eye is a computer vision system used in numerous sports such as cricket, tennis, Gaelic football, badminton, hurling, rugby union, association football and volleyball, to visually track the trajectory of the ball and display a profile of its statistically most likely path as a moving image. How does Hawk-Eye improveRead More →

Jason Gillespie (Australia) – 201* v Bangladesh, 2006. Mark Boucher (South Africa) – 125 v Zimbabwe, 1999. … Mark Boucher (South Africa) – 108 v England, 1999-00. … Tony Mann (Australia) – 105 v India, 1977. … Syed Kirmani (India) – 101* v Australia, 1979. … What is the purposeRead More →

The sport of cricket is very popular in many parts of the world, though it has only made one appearance at the Olympic Games, in Paris 1900. There is evidence that cricket may have also been played as a demonstration sport in 1896. Why was cricket discontinued from Olympics? ARead More →

Mid-wicket is a vital position in front of square on the leg side of the batsman. The mid-wicket fielder should be standing roughly on the edge of the inner circle, close enough to stop the single. Where is deep mid-wicket in cricket? Midwicket: If the player is positioned almost inRead More →

On July 27, 2009, President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo signed Republic Act No. 9850 into law, declaring Arnis as the Philippine National Martial Art and Sport. What is Japan’s national sport? Technically speaking, Sumo is the national sport of Japan, but with sold-out stadiums around the country, baseball is very popular.Read More →