|sport = cricket_nets|
|area bounded by netting, used to practice batting and bowling for the sport of cricket and to enable smaller groups to play|
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|Status: in use|
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Cricket nets is an area, bounded by netting & often at the side of cricket pitches, used to practice batting and bowling for the sport of cricket, and enable smaller groups to play when a full game is not possible.
How to Map
- sport=cricket_nets - A node, or closed polygon to indicated the area of the nets.
- surface=* - To indicate the surface construction of the area. Often artificial as grass would quickly wear out from constant use.
It is one of counterintuitive keys, cricket nest is not a separate sport. Nevertheless, noone documented a viable replacement.