A maiden wicket is a term used when a bowler bowls his full quota of 6 balls in the over and does not concede any run and also manages to take a wicket. If the over does not concede any runs it is called a maiden over.
maiden wicket or wicket maiden
shoaib akhtar vs south Africa october 2010
Maiden over means no runs off the bat from the batsman and the over does not have a single No ball nor wide ball. Suhas Sapre (Baroda 10/08/2012)
It was Matthew Prior. He made 126 runs to become the first English Wicket keeper to hit a century on his test debut in early 2007 It was Matthew Prior. He made 126 runs to become the first English Wicket keeper to hit a century on his test debut in early 2007
Anwar Ali from Quetta Gladiators bowled the first over of Pakistan Super League. He bowled this over to Shane Watson of Islamabad United and it was a Maiden Over!
about 1000 per wicket
a stable wicket is a small door or gate.
four feet from the wicket
The noun wicket has a regular plural: wickets.