Cricket began as a children's game in England in the 16th century. 

Ravi Shastri is the first cricketer to hit 6 sixes in an over 

Shoaib Akhtar bowled the fastest delivery in the history of cricket 

South Africa's John Watkins is the oldest living Test cricketer 

White willow is used to make cricket bats 

The first England Cricket World Cup was won by the women’s side 

The most Test runs are over 15,000 in total 

Chris Gayle is the only batsman in Test history to hit a six off the first ball of a game 

Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi is the only cricketer to have played Test cricket for both India and England. 

WI vs ENG was played in Antigua, 2009 was recorded as the shortest match ever