Step 1. Study these words

a spectacular -  an event or performance that is very exciting to watch and involves a lot of people

passionate - having very strong feelings or emotions

a walk of life - When people talk about walk(s) of life, they are referring to different types of jobs and different levels of society

inspire - to make someone feel that they want to do something and can do it

a layman - someone who is not trained in or does not have a detailed knowledge of a particular subject


grasp the basics - understand the main ideas

athletic - strong, healthy and good at sports

outwit - to get an advantage over someone by acting more cleverly and often by using a trick

manipulation - controlling someone or something to your own advantage, often unfairly or dishonestly

agile - able to move your body quickly and easily

Step 2. Watch the video & answer the questions below

The Sydney Cricket Ground. UniBRIDGE Project

  • Cricket is played in how many countries?
  • When did cricket start?
  • What are the three main types of cricket? How long does each last?
  • How many players are on each team?
  • What is the aim of the game?
  • When was Twenty20 cricket first played?

Cricket is a fun and social game. UniBRIDGE Project

Step 3. Ask your partner these questions

Are you passionate sport?

Have you been to a national sports event?

Can you grasp the basics of cricket?

Is cricket popular in your country?

Are you agile and athletic?


Cricket. UniBRIDGE Project

Cricket. UniBRIDGE Project