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What is thedifference between one day and test cricket ?

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Asked by vilas manohar deshpande, 30 Jan '11 07:17 pm
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International cricket is played in two different forms - Test matches and limited-overs games. Here are the key differences between the two.

The easiest way to tell Test and limited-overs cricket apart is by looking at the players. In Test cricket they always wear whites and play with a red ball, whereas in the shorter game they wear coloured clothing and play with a white ball.

The most important difference, however, is their respective lengths. Test cricket is played over five days, with each day's play lasting six hours and at least 90 overs bowled per day.

Limited-overs cricket - as its name suggests - is restricted to a maximum number of overs, and in the modern era, international limited-overs cricket is divided between one-day internationals (ODIs) and Twenty20 internationals.

In the early days of one-day cricket, matches could last 60, 55 or 50 overs, although the standard ODI has been set at 50 overs per side for a number of years. The ICC Cricket World Cup, hel ...more
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Answered by LIPSIKA, 30 Jan '11 07:22 pm

 
  
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International cricket is played in two different forms - Test matches and limited-overs games. Here are the key differences between the two.
Answered by sumati gayki, 12 Feb '11 03:53 pm

 
  
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One day is thrilling and test cricket may be testing patience.
Answered by anantharaman, 02 Feb '11 02:45 pm

 
  
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Maximum Bowling in
One day 100 over and 50 overs each team
Test only 90 overs

One day takes a single day
Test match takes 5 days

One day provides only one launch during match
Test match provides five days lunch with tea time during match
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Answered by Ravinesh Kumar, 31 Jan '11 12:53 am

 
  
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Length of match and apparel.
Answered by dac38, 30 Jan '11 10:50 pm

 
  
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The ODI or one day match is a 50 over match, where as test match is a 5 day match
Answered by rajnikant raiyarela, 30 Jan '11 09:40 pm

 
  
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Test cricket is of 5 days duration with 90 overs each day if light permits and played without floodlight except in closing hours if both teams has agreed before but one day is 50 overs match with certain restrictions
Answered by Ramesh Agarwal, 30 Jan '11 09:02 pm

 
  
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4 days more to play in test
Answered by babu rao, 30 Jan '11 07:35 pm

 
  
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In case of ODI result is a almost certainty if not interrupted due to rain etc..In case of test cricket it may be a draw.ODI is more entertaining than test cricket.
Answered by Damodar Biswal, 30 Jan '11 07:21 pm

 
  
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Test cricket is played over 5 days and each side gets 2 chances;
In one day, each side gets a chance to play one time only for 50 overs
Answered by Shashi LS, 30 Jan '11 07:20 pm

 
  
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