Cricket field

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A cricket field is a large grassy field on which the game of cricket is played.wikipedia
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A cricket field is a large grassy field on which the game of cricket is played.
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players on a field at the centre of which is a 20 m pitch with a wicket at each end, each comprising two bails balanced on three stumps.

Boundary (cricket)

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On most grounds, a rope demarcates the perimeter of the field and is known as the boundary.
In cricket, the boundary is the perimeter of a playing field.

Cricket pitch

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Within the boundary and generally as close to the centre as possible will be the square which is an area of carefully prepared grass upon which cricket pitches can be prepared and marked for the matches.
In the game of cricket, the cricket pitch consists of the central strip of the cricket field between the wickets.

Sight screen

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In cricket, a sight screen is an apparatus, often comprising wooden or poly-carbonate slats, or cloth sheeting, on a large frame made of wood or another material, that is positioned on the cricket field in order to give the batsmen a clear view of the bowler's deliveries, such that distractions including spectators do not disturb the batsman.

Dismissal (cricket)

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Creases are used to adjudicate the dismissals of batsmen and to determine whether a delivery is fair.
The dismissed batsman must leave the field of play permanently for the rest of their team's innings, and is replaced by a teammate.

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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 professional games.

Baseball field

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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 professional games.

Batting (cricket)

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One end of the pitch is designated the batting end where the batsman stands and the other is designated the bowling end where the bowler runs in to bowl.

Bowling (cricket)

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One end of the pitch is designated the batting end where the batsman stands and the other is designated the bowling end where the bowler runs in to bowl.

International Cricket Council

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The ICC Standard Playing Conditions define the minimum and maximum size of the playing surface for international matches.

Test cricket

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A typical Test match stadium would be larger than these defined minimums, with over 20000 sqyd of grass (having a straight boundary of about 80m).

Stadium Australia

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Nevertheless, Stadium Australia which hosted the Sydney Olympics in 2000 had its running track turfed over with 30,000 seats removed to make it possible to play cricket there, at a cost of A$80 million.

Stump (cricket)

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At each end of the pitch three upright wooden stakes, called the stumps, are hammered into the ground.

Bail (cricket)

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Two wooden crosspieces, known as the bails, sit in grooves atop the stumps, linking each to its neighbour.

Wicket

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Each set of three stumps and two bails is collectively known as a wicket.

Crease (cricket)

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Lines drawn or painted on the pitch are known as creases.

Limited overs cricket

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For limited overs cricket matches, there are two additional field markings.

Parallel (geometry)

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A painted oval is made by drawing a semicircle of 30 yards (27.4 m) radius from the center of each wicket with respect to the breadth of the pitch and joining them with lines parallel, 30 yards (27.4 m) to the length of the pitch.

Fielding restrictions (cricket)

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The infield, outfield, and the close-infield are used to enforce fielding restrictions.

Edgbaston Cricket Ground

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Edgbaston Cricket Ground, also known as the County Ground or Edgbaston Stadium, is a cricket ground in the Edgbaston area of Birmingham, England.

List of international cricket five-wicket hauls at Edgbaston

Edgbaston Cricket Ground, also known as the County Ground or Edgbaston Stadium, is a cricket ground in the Edgbaston area of Birmingham, England.

List of international cricket five-wicket hauls at the Riverside Ground

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The Riverside Ground is a cricket ground in Chester-le-Street, County Durham.

St Leonards Park

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St Leonards Park is a heritage-listed bowling club, recreational park, rugby field and cricket oval at 283a Miller Street, North Sydney, North Sydney Council, New South Wales, Australia.

Mangaung Oval

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Mangaung Oval, previously known as Springbok Park, Chevrolet Park, Goodyear Park, and OUTsurance Oval, is a cricket oval in Bloemfontein, South Africa.