The first official Test match was played on the 15 March 1877, between England and Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, where Australia won by 45 runs. England won the second match (also at the MCG) by four wickets, thus drawing the series 1-1.
This was not the first ever international cricket match however, which was played between Canada and the United States, on the 24th and 25th of September 1844.
The first ever Cricket Test Match was played between England and Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground from the 15th - 19th March 1877.
The first Cricket World Cup final was played between West Indies & Australia and England won the Cup.
Cricket was invented by the english, it is mainly played in the commonwealth countries.
Canada and United states
The first ever cricket match was played in 1844.It was between Canada and usa.They played at st george cricket club in New York.
England and Australia
First cricket world cup was played in England between June 7 to 21, 1975
First match was played between Australia and England in 1877.The first official test match was played between England & Australia at Melbourne cricket ground on 15th to 19th march .
The first ODI was played on 5 January 1971 between Australia and England at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
The first ever cricket test match was played between England and Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground from the 15th - 19th March 1877.
Dirk Nannes played for Australia and Netherland Keepler Wessels played for Australia and South Africa. He was first cricket player to play for two countries.