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It involves individual skill and nerve and also unselfish team play. It calls for short-term tactics and long-term strategy. In the course of a good cricket match there is a mixture of courage, daring, patience, aggression, flair, imagination, expertise and dour defiance that is certainly unequalled in all other, more superficial, games.

CRICKET

No other sport compares in terms of the number of skills displayed, and the blend of subtlety, entertainment, sudden thrill and sustained intellectual interest on offer. No other sport compares with it in the number of skills displayed: batting skill; bowling skill; throwing skill; catching skill; running skill.

" The game integrates various talents to produce the greatest game of all. "

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