The sport of cricket has a known history beginning in the late 16th century.
Having originated in ... It is generally believed that cricket survived as a children's
game for many generations bef...
Cricinfo's brief history of the game of cricket. ... The origins of cricket lie
somewhere in the Dark Ages - probably after the Roman Empire, almost certainly
Mar 25, 2015 ... Cricket, England's national summer sport, which is now played ..... The history of
cricket in Australia dates to 1803 when the game was ...
By the mid-18th cent. the aristocracy had adopted the game. In 1744 the London
Cricket Club produced what are recognizably the rules of modern cricket.
History The origins of the game of cricket are lost in the mists of time. There is a
reference in the household accounts of Edward I in 1300 of a game like cricket ...
Cricket history is particularly murky and vague as to the exact origins of the game,
it is believed to have been born in England in the late middle ages. Edward III ...
Aug 30, 2015 ... Cricket did not originate in England – but was first played on a village green in
France, historical records suggest. ... However, so confident are the French that
they invented the game, tourism bosses have now devised a ...
Mar 22, 2015 ... There are no natural forces which can stop an Englishman from playing a game
of cricket, or enjoying the spectacle offered by historical test ...
Jun 17, 2016 ... A very brief history of cricket. Brought to you by Royal London. Vintage illustration
featuring an 18th Century game of cricket How's that, dear sir: ...
It is not known who officially invented the game of cricket. Cricket originated in
Northern Europe during the Dark Ages, likely after the Roman Empire and before