Rules of Cricket

The Rules of Cricket explores the famously intricate Laws of Cricket from the most basic understanding of how to play cricket in its various formats (Test, ODI, T20 and The Hundred). There are a different set of rules for each role, so we’ll discuss the Laws related to the respective roles of batsman, bowler, fielder, and wicket keeper separately.

The umpires are there to enforce these rules of cricket and convey their decisions to the scorers and the audience.