Cricket is a sport that can have up to 11 people on a team.they have separate competitions. The equipment you need is a cricket ball,cricket bat and protective gear. Cricket is a sport played by 120 million players in many countries. The pitcher has to stand 22 yards away from the batter. The are making cricket the second most popular sport. It is most popular in Austria,England,indies,West Indies and South Africa.each batter man countinues it hit the ball until he's out.