What is cricket?

Cricket is team game that is played on a circular field with a 20-meter rectangular pitch in the middle. Each team has 11 players and the aim is to score runs by hitting a ball as far as possible with a bat.​

idioms and expressions from cricket

Many idioms originated from cricket and here is a list of them with pictures and examples.

cricket expressions and phrases
cricket phrases - bat for someone
cricket phrases - bat for the other team
cricket phrases - bowled over
cricket expressions - have a good innings
cricket expressions - knock someone for six
cricket expressions - sticky wicket