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 ...
Jun 17, 2016 ... Cricket's earliest star was WG Grace, who played 44 seasons from 1865 to 1908.
Despite the game's reputation as the epitome of fairness, ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
The History of Cricket in the United States. The game is both very British and, to
Americans, very confusing. But it was once our national pastime, and its gaining ...
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 ...
The rules of cricket were written for the first time in 1744, and the world's first
cricket club was formed in 1760 in Hambledon. The game as it is known today ...