Cricket is the most popular summer sport in Australia. Throughout the summer, almost everyone knows what’s happening in the cricket and the position of Australian captain revered alongside the Prime Minister of the country.
Cricket can be played in different formats. The 5 – Day Test cricket is still considered the pinnacle of the sport, whilst the rise of T20 cricket (20 overs a side) has captured the imagination of audiences worldwide. It’s growing popularity has usurped One – Day cricket for entertainment value, but perhaps not importance. However, all 3 formats are considered important, and entertaining, in Australia.