Story: Cricket

Children playing beach cricket

Children playing beach cricket

Cricket is often played informally by families and friends in the park or at the beach. Here two seven-year-olds, Madeleine Anderson and Evelyn Jacobs, play at Waihī Beach in the Bay of Plenty on Boxing Day 2004.

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Don Neely, 'Cricket - Cricket in the 21st century', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/38280/children-playing-beach-cricket (accessed 18 November 2019)

Story by Don Neely, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Apr 2016