The size of a cricket ground (playing area) varies as its diameter can be in the range of 137.16 meters to 150 meters. The shortest boundary on a cricket field can be 59.43 meters from the cricket pitch, and the longest boundary can not exceed 82.29 meters. An international stadium typically has a minimum of 17,000 m2 of a grass 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. On most grounds, a rope demarcates the perimeter of the field and is known as the boundary .
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players on a field at the centre of which is a 22-yard (20-metre) pitch with a wicket at each end, each comprising two bails balanced on three stumps. The game proceeds when a player on the fielding team, called the bowler, "bowls" (propels) the ball from one end of the pitch ...
Cricket is played with a bat and ball and involves two competing sides (teams) of 11 players. The field is oval with a rectangular area in the middle, known as the pitch, that is 22 yards (20.12 metres) by 10 feet (3.04 metres) wide. Two sets of three sticks, called wickets, are set in the ground at each end of the pitch. Across the top of each wicket lie horizontal pieces called bails.
Batting is done in pairs. Once the first team has been bowled out the second team would then go into bat. Once the second team is then bowled out it would normally return to the first team batting again. However there is an exception to this in the cricket rules, it is called the follow-on.
County Ground, Southampton: Southampton: 7000: 1885: County Ground, Taunton: Taunton: 8500: 1882: County Ground, Worcester: Worcester: 4500: 1899: Edgbaston: Birmingham: 25000: 1882: Grace Road: Leicester: 12000: 1878: Headingley: Leeds: 17000: 1890: Kennington Oval: London: 24500: 1845: Lord's: London: 30000: 1814: Nevill Ground: Tunbridge Wells: 6000: 1898: North Marine Road Ground: Scarborough: 11500: 1863: Old Trafford
ICC T20 world cup qualifying final match is going to play in Al Amerat Cricket ground. This World Cup starts on 17 Oct IN UAE and Oman. Check Al Amerat Cricket Ground Pitch Report, Records, Dimensions All You Need. Due to COVID, this is shifted to a new venue, India Pakistan starts their tournament journey by playing against each other.