Cricket, The national game of England. This is a game of summer in England. In the 18th century, it became England’s national game. The father of cricket is W.G.Grace. In ancient times in England, this game was very popular and attractive in England. People of England used to pay fine for watching this game instead of attending the church. Especially on Sunday. After England, this game spread-ed in Australia. Next, British colonial countries began to play cricket. Like India, Pakistan. and 12 other countries.
cricket ground sketch shows full details of the game
Ground, fielders position, and equipment.
A round-shaped ground with full of green grass measuring 75 yards (69 meters ) of the radius. The ground may be marked with line or fencing. In the center of the ground, a rectangular-shaped of 66 feet (22 yards ) long and 10 feet wide selects for batting and bowling. we know this rectangle as pitch. to both ends of the pitch, three sticks of 28 inches high placed naming wicket. At the top of the wickets, two bails of 11 cm were placed. There is a bowling crease of 8 feet and 8 inches are there for bowlers. There is a popping crease of 1 meter on both sides for bowler and batsman cannot cross this. we know the ground has two sides on the side and offside. For the right bats, man left-hand side is on the side and the right-hand side is offside. Cricket equipment and rules
Cricket equipment and rules
A bat is 38 inches long 8 inches wide made of willow wood. A ball uses that leather coated hand-stitched wooden whose circle length is 9 inches. Besides these some equipment is a pad, Boot, helmet, gloves, etc are in use. We know the name ashes is a match between England and Australia, The matches in between two countries is known as a test match. Each team has 11 players. The winner can win by runs or number of wickets.https://www.cricketworld.com/
Fielders Placement of the game.
Behind batsman, the position is for a wicket keeper. On the backside of the wicket keeper, a fielder third man stands. On the right side of the wicket keeper, 4 fielder stands as slips. The next position is gully. then point, cover point extra cover and long-off are the positions of the fielders. Similarly, on the on side the name of the position of fielders are short square leg, square leg, silly mid-on, mid-on, and deep mid-on. The game depends on the pitch. Fast or slow.
Impact of cricket in India.
We know that most of the Indians like cricket. There is an affinity for cricket. When the game played for five days the majority of the people used to take leave from their office or workplaces. They quit their job or work for those days. This trend increased day by day. By performing a tournament of cricket profit of the govt. goes high. GDP increases. A win-win position makes happiness to all. It is not that. Only money is exchanged without any production. It is not good at all. Cricket, cinema, and politics are the main obstacle for India. It is a short time gain but a long time of pain. The values of Indian currency fall day by day. Cricket is next to wine for Indians. The government makes huge profits from wine. Its long term effect is the worst
Cricket losing its craze day by day. For the profit point of view, authority does not ban it. Indians are poor. Their labor goes in vain. Therefore, To days GDP is not the main thing for a nation. Now there is a question. should India ban cricket?