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How many player can be placed at the boundary in test cricket is there any field restriction of any number of over and can the wicketkeeper be placed on the boundary too?
Asked by: atul on 16-12-2011..
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BinitThere's no field restriction in test cricket which means captains can place fielders anywhere on the ground, like all on boundary including the wicket keeper.

Moverover, there's restriction on no more than 7 fielders can be placed on one side of the field (off side or leg side) in one day cricket but in test cricket all can be on one side, if the captain wishes to.
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