BBC Home
Explore the BBC

CBBC

Guides: Cricket

Last Updated: Thursday February 24 2005 11:32 GMT

One-day cricket

Andrew Flintoff

Each team has one innings to score as many runs as possible. Each innings lasts a maximum of 50 overs.

Normally the teams wear brightly coloured clothing, giving the game the nickname of 'pyjama cricket'.

The cricket World Cup is played this way.



BBC Homepage >> | CBBC Homepage >>

Meet the Team | Help | Contact Us | News sources | Privacy & Cookies Policy