TO PLAY CRICKET IS EASY. TO UNDERSTAND THE GAME TAKES TIME.
A bowler bowls a no ball that goes on to hit the stumps and the batters run two from the ricochet. How many runs are scored?
A bowler bowls a no ball that the striker hits back on the full to the bowler while the non striker is out of his ground. It brushes the bowler's hand on the full, breaks the stumps on the full and is caught by the mid off fielder. How is the batter out?
In a Sheffield Shield game against Western Australia at Perth on 21st November 2008, Victorian fast bowler Dirk Nannes, had figures of 0.1-0-2-1. These figures mean that he had taken one wicket while two runs were scored off his bowling after only one ball of the over. Explain how this is possible?
In the 2015 World Cup opener between Australia and England at the MCG, James Taylor was given out LBW on 98 and asked for a review that was given not out. James Anderson, the non striker was out of his crease and given out after both batsmen scrambled for a single. Who was out?