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Basic Cricket Questions – 12 Basic Cricket Questions

The 12 basic cricket questions below will test your knowledge of the complete basics of cricket.

Just for fun, we’ve set a pass mark of 10 out of 12. Good luck, and let’s see how many of these basic cricket questions you can answer correctly!

1. What is the length of a professional cricket pitch?

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2. TRUE or FALSE: a batsman can be run out on a no-ball?

Question 2 of 12

3. TRUE or FALSE: A batter can be given out LBW if the ball pitches outside the leg stump and spins back and hits his/her pads?

Question 3 of 12

4. What does DRS stand for?

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5. What is the length of a professional cricket stump?

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6. How many runs are awarded to the batting team if the ball passes the wicketkeeper and hits his helmet on the ground?

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7. TRUE or FALSE: A batsman can be given run out if an umpire has called dead ball.

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8. How many runs are given to the batting side if a bowler bowls a no-ball and it goes to the boundary?

Question 8 of 12

9. How many runs are given to the batting side if a bowler bowls a wide and it goes to the boundary?

Question 9 of 12

10. TRUE or FALSE: A batter can be stumped if a wide is bowled.

Question 10 of 12

11. How much does a new cricket ball weigh? (Professional men's cricket)

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12. How many runs does the batting side get if a fielder catches the ball inside the boundary then steps outside the boundary?

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