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Q: Are baseball gloves the same as the ones used in cricket for wicket keeping?
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What are the items used in cricket?

Cricket Bat, Ball (leather & glazed), Helmet, elbow guard, rib-cage guard, thigh guard, abdomen guard (middle guard), Batting Pads, Wicket Keeping Pads, Wicket Keeper Gloves, Batsman Gloves, stumps (wickets), bails,

What are the safety items worn by cricketers?

Batsman normally wares a cricket helmet, padded cricket gloves, elbow pads, jock strap and leg pads. A wicket keeper normally where leg pads, wicket keeping gloves, a jockstrap and leg pads. Depending on the individual they may also ware more specialised padding for protection against the ball.

Do you have to hit the ball on the stump or can you hit the wickets with your wicket keepting gloves when you are trying to get a run out?

For a wicket keeper to run a batsman out, they must touch the wicket with either the ball, or with the wicket keeping gloves providing the ball is safely held within the glove, the ball itself does not need to actually make contact with the wicket but it must be in control of the wicket keeper for the bales to be knocked off before the batsman gets back into his crease.

What is the name for the wicket keeper's gloves?

it does not have a name, we just call it wicket keeper gloves

What is in a cricket keeper?

I think you mean wicket keeper. He is a fielder that stands behind the wickets with a pair of gloves in cricket. He can stump people and catches the ball when it goes past the batsman

What is measurement of wide ball in cricket from central wicket?

Cricket from central wicket? lol

Is it out hitting the wicket after scoring a six in cricket?

Yes, it is out hitting the wicket after scoring a six in cricket because the batsman hit the wicket.

What is a wicket worth in cricket?

about 1000 per wicket

What is the cricket equivalent of baseball's catcher?

bowler no, it's a wicket-keeper

A wicket is associated in which sport?

The term wicket is associated with the sport of Cricket. When a batsman is dismissed and sent back to the pavillion it is termed as a wicket. People even call the cricket pitch where the game is played a wicket.

Who is the first cricketer to take wicket in cricket?

Amar singh is the first person to take wicket in test cricket

What is a homonym for cricket?


Who is the best wicket keeper in cricket?

Ian Healy - Australia, good keeping skillsAdam Gilchrist - Australia, excellent keeping and extra-ordinary batting skillsMark Boucher - South Africa, for excellent wicket-keeping and extra-ordinary batting skillsWicket Keeper should have the batting skills too otherwise it would difficult for the team.In today's International Cricket, M.S.Dhoni is the perfect example of an excellent Wicket Keeper & an excellent Batsmen.

What is the length of a cricket wicket?

A cricket wicket is 22 yards (one chain) long. This is the distance between the two sets of stumps.

What is the circumference of a cricket pitch?

The cricket pitch is 22 yards long from wicket to wicket. The close infield has a diameter of 15 yards centered on each wicket, which makes the circumference 47.12 yards.

What is the standard length of cricket pitch?

The Wicket to Wicket length of a Cricket Pitch is 20.12m. Or 22 yards or 1 chain 22 Yards

What is an extended period at the wicket by two batsmen in cricket?

The extended period at the wicket by two batsmen in cricket is called a stand.

Which wicket keeper is the highest wicket taker in world test cricket?

mark boucher

What sport do you use a wicket?


What rhymes with stick it?

cricket, wicket

What is a dismissal in cricket called?

A wicket

What is the size of cricket wicket?


What are the dimensions of a cricket wicket stump?

28 intches

Who are the highest wicket takers in test cricket?

Muttiah Muralidharan with total of 800 wickets in test matches. And he is the highest wicket taker in test cricket. He got his 800th wicket against India in 2010 and then he retired.

What is a wicket in cricket?

Wicket has many different meanings in cricket. For more detailed information regarding such definitions, click on the Related Link below.