Cricket's origin is obscure. Evidence suggests it was played in England in the 12th-13th cent., and it was popular there by the end of the 17th cent. 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.
because it originated from the English game cricket
Cricket originated in England and is now played in over 100 countries.
Cricket birth place is England but these days cricket is most famous in subcontinent.
The modern game of tennis originated in England in the 19th century.
The first written 'Laws Of Cricket' was drawn up in 1744. Cricket is thus the very first modern game to be codified.
from England it was originated
England...am suprised they are still rubbish at cricket
Tennis originated from a 12th century French game called pimple's; it was a court game where the ball was struck with the hand.
criket originated in England and Australia
sachin tendulkur is only the father of modern cricket.... "if cricket is a religion sachin is a god"