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What is "Geo Super Live Cricket"?

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Geo Super TV is a Pakistani television sports channel. Live cricket matches are popular sporting events that the channel broadcasts over the television airwaves and streams on the internet.

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What is "Geo Super Live Cricket"?
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Geo Super TV provides live coverage of sports, a digital archive and sports-related news with a focus on Pakistan's athletes and teams. Though largely unheard of in the West, cricket is very popular in the U.K., Europe and Eastern countries. Cricket is a ball game played with bats, three wooden stumps called wickets and two teams of 11 players each. Cricket was invented and popularized by the British in the 16th century. It caught on in several countries that fell under the British Empire's control.

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    How do you play cricket?

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    The object of cricket is to score runs when batting and to put batters out when fielding. At minimum, the game requires two teams of 11 players, a large open field and a bat and ball.

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    When was cricket invented?

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    Although predecessors to the game of cricket date back to before the Norman Invasion of 1066, the first known game of cricket took place in approximately 1550. The first mention of the word "cricket" in a dictionary occurred in 1598.

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    Who invented cricket?

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    The origins of cricket are not fully known, but games similar to cricket have been played in Kent as far back as 1300, as documented in the household accounts of King Edward I. The first recorded match of cricket was played in Kent in 1646, and the first description of a cricket game comes from 1706.

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    How many players are in a cricket team?

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    Each team in a cricket match is composed of 11 players, with one designated as team captain. Both squads are also entitled to keep a reserve player known as a 12th man who may replace a player injured during play.

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