- a rare form of cricket in which only one wicket is used.
Origin of single wicket
First recorded in 1730–40
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Examples from the Web for single wicket
I should like to play somebody a single-wicket cricket match, with a dog and a seal to field for me.
I have frequently heard of a dog being engaged to field in a single-wicket cricket match.
Was this match, we want to know, a single-wicket game between the Sussex player and H. Wilson?