Game is one of the top systems for entertainment. From ancient, All persons are love to play a game for enjoyment and pleasure. Today’s modern world also loves to play a game. There are many types of games based on their culture, society, but some of them have become very popular and attractive to the whole world. In the list of popular games, Cricket is one of them. Especially, It takes a considerable place in the Asia Continent.
The Origin Of Cricket: In the late 16’s century, it has started its journey. From weald( South East England) living children at early origin this game. At that time, it is called Crockett. After Heine Gamester, European Language Expert (University of Bonn), keep this game name Cricket.
The Journey Of Cricket: In the 17th century, it started to expand its popularity. As a foreigner, Cricket was first introduced in North America in the 17th century. Then In the 18th century, it arrived in the other parts of the Globe. By colonist, it expresses into West Indies, Australia. It came into India Sub-continent by East India Company. In the 19th century, It expanded itself worldwide and made a popular game for all nations around the Globe.
International Cricket: Because of its popularity, Cricket was the top choice game all over the world. So, in 1844, it starts its journey as an international game among the countries. The first international game was the US and Canada at the St George’s Cricket Club’s grounds in New York. Today, ICC (International Cricket Council) works hard to arrange the international Cricket game.
The Popularity Of Cricket: In Today’s world, Cricket is the second popular game worldwide. Especially, It takes a high place in the Indian sub-continent, England, Australia, and some African Countries. Because of taking much time, generally, the European and the American don’t love much to play, but most countries love to play and enjoy the game very much.