Cricket match at Woodfarm Pavilion, Glasgow

This evening I am posting video clips and images of a game of cricket played simultaneous with this post at Woodfarm Pavilion, Giffnock, Scotland between East Renfrewshire and Motherwell, both being in the West of Scotland.

Video clip of game in process.

Cricket is a game played with bat and ball between two opposing sides, each of eleven players. The game is played on a twenty-two yard long pitch. The winning team is determined by number of runs scored.

Video clip f game in process.

Cricket has a global following being particularly popular in such countries as Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and England.

In Scotland, cricket has a recorded history dating back at least 225 years. There are now over two hundred clubs which fall under the aegis of Cricket Scotland.

Cricket match in process at Woodfarm, Giffnock, Scotland.

The weather today was ideally suited for cricket, being dry and sunny.

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