Moving to London means adapting to a whole new country along with its culture and long held traditions. Trying to adapt to all these changes while making a new life for yourself can be a struggle for some. Not to worry, though. Continuing in a series of blogs about things specific to English culture, here’s another designed to help those new to London town in wrapping their heads around the myriad of new things presented to them in the new city. Specifically, this one will be about cricket, which is something you might want to learn about given that you’re living in the country that gave birth to it.
If you are living in London right now, you’ll realize that the Cricket World Cup has been on the minds of many people in the city and across the country. Cricket is a sport that is uniquely English and has formed a part of the history of the country and indeed the empire for hundreds of years. If you are going to be living in London, you will have to have at least a general overview of the sport and how to play it.