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Cricket Comprehension Quiz

This quiz will test your understanding of the text that you read on the cricket reading page.

(You can also print this quiz on paper.)

1. A cricket bat is made of:
a) aluminium b) fibreglass c) wood
2. A Test match is played over:
a) five days b) four days c) three days
3. The "Laws of Cricket" were written by members of the:
a) Melbourne Cricket Club b) Madagascar Cricket Club c) Marylebone Cricket Club
4. The MCC is based in London at:
a) Wimbledon b) Lord's c) Wembley
5. The letters "LBW" stand for:
a) leg before wicket b) leg before wide c) leg before window
6. The number of players batting in each innings for each team is:
a) nine b) ten c) eleven
7. Medium-pace bowling is faster than:
a) pace bowling b) spin bowling c) fast bowling
8. A shot that goes over the boundary on the full scores:
a) four runs b) five runs c) six runs
9. The number of umpires on the field during a game of cricket is:
a) one b) two c) three
10. Sir Don Bradman was born in:
a) Australia b) Canada c) England

Contributor: Matt Errey