These numbers; found on the cap, shirts and jumpers of the players, shows how many players have played for England including himself, when they make their debut. For example, if Ian Bell had number 600 (if he does, it was a good guess), then it would mean he was the 600th different player to play for England.
The English Test team play the sport of cricket.
Australia has won the most numbers of ODI matches, 447 and test cricket, 332.
alec Stewart in test matches
Graham gooch has scored 8900 most by an english batsman in just 116 test matches
Graham Gooch has scored the most test runs for England with 8,900
The color of a test cricket match ball is Red
i think its because its easyer to recognise the players i think they don't have them in test cricket as they want to keep the game pure or something
A cricket test goes for 5 days
Ian Botham (born November 24, 1955 in Heswall, Cheshire) is a former English cricketer, a former captain of the English Test cricket team. Botham played domestic cricket for Somerset, Queensland, Worcestershire and Durham between 1974 and 1993, and Test cricket for England between 1977 and 1992.
test cricket is different from other forms of cricket because: test cricket is a longer version og the game , a test match goes for 5 days test cricket is played in white clothes rather then colours test cricket is a much more challenging game because of its lenght and finally test cricke tis much more interesting then the other forms of cricket
Australian Fred Spofforth dismissed three English batsmen with consecutive deliveries at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in Australia on 2 January 1879 to take the first hat trick in Test cricket in only the third Test match.