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How many countries have the status of test playing nations in cricket?

Till now ten cricket teams have the status of test playing nations. They are England, Australia, South Africa, West Indies, New Zealand, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh. In 2017, Ireland and Afghanistan have been awarded test status. The status of test-playing nation is conferred upon a country by the International Cricket Council.

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What is Timed-Out in Cricket?

In Cricket terminology, Timed-Out related to dismissal of a batsman as a wicket. When an incoming batsman is not ready to play within three minutes of the previous batsman being out then the batsman is dismissed as Timed-Out. In tests and ODIs it is 3 minutes but in case of T20s it is only 90 seconds. ..

How many modes of dismissals in cricket?

There are ten modes of dismissal in cricket Bowled Caught Run-out Leg Before wicket (LBW) Hit-wicket Stump-Out Hitting the ball twice Handled the ball Obstructing the field Timed out The first six are common, while the last four are really technicalities and rarely occur.          

Which is the largest cricket stadium in the world?

Melbourne cricket ground popularly known as MCC which is in Australia is the largest cricket ground in the world. It has the seating capacity of 100,024. Eden Gardens of Kolkata which is in India stands in second place with the seating capacity of 76,000.

How many Indian Batsmen scored triple century in test cricket?

In the History of Indian Test cricket, Virender Sehwag and Karan Nair are the only two Batsmen scored triple century in single innings of a test cricket. Sehwag scored two triple centuries-against Pakistan (309) and against South Africa (319). Karan Nair Scored triple century with a score of 303 against England in 2016.

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