The first cricket ball was made of wool

Although nobody has been sure what the origins of cricket have been, it seems as though it originated in the hands of shepherds as an easy way to pass the time while protecting a sheep. Our initial observation of cricket is that the cricket balls first came from cotton and the bowlers speed was likely unreachable. Cricket has been mentioned in English history in English since 1597, when in a dispute regarding the possession of land he mentioned the game of “creckkett”. But it was more than ten thousand years before the first official cricket match was started in 1877