Welcome to the greatest game of all – cricket games. We will help explain to an absolute beginner some of the rules of cricket. Whether you are looking to play in the backyard with a mate or join a club cricket rules will help you learn the basics and begin to enjoy one of the most popular sports in the world. Watching cricket can be trying if you do not know the rules governing the game. Granted, this bat and ball game looks deceptively simple, but to appreciate fully the finer point of the matches.