Quiz: How Well Do You Know Cricket Slang?

Are you a bowler or a batter?

 Jul 18, 2016
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Question: 1/10Pick your answer!

What is "batting"?
Losing three or more games in a row
The act of defending one's wicket and scoring runs
Getting a foul

Question: 2/10Pick your answer!

What is "bowling"?
Striking out
What the batsman does once they've received the ball
The act of delivering the cricket ball to the batsman

Question: 3/10Pick your answer!

What is an "agricultural shot"?
A shot that completely misses
A swing across the line of the ball
A shot made by the goalie

Question: 4/10Pick your answer!

What is an "all-rounder"?
A player adept at both batting and bowling
A close game
A player that has played for more than ten years

Question: 5/10Pick your answer!

What is a "backlift"?
An illegal shot
The lifting of the bat in preparation to hit the ball
Pick up another player to disarm them

Question: 6/10Pick your answer!

What is a "bite"?
A lost game
A ferocious player
The turn a spin bowler is able to produce on a pitch

Question: 7/10Pick your answer!

What does it mean to "chuck" the ball?
To play a game without a ball
To drop it
To throw it instead of bowling

Question: 8/10Pick your answer!

What is the name for someone who plays Cricket?
A critter
A creeker
A cricketer

Question: 9/10Pick your answer!

What is a "Nelson"?
The name of a famous team
A score of 111
A brand of equipment for Cricket

Question: 10/10Pick your answer!

What are the "wickets"?
The players who score
The fans
A set of stumps and bails
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