galli cricket



  • noun a form of street cricket, using a soft ball, which is played widely in the Indian subcontinent. For many future players, galli cricket is their first experience of the game.
    Citation ‘“I have never played cricket before”, he chuckles after he was bowled for a cheeky single. Chiru has never even played galli cricket because of his dad’s frequent transfers’ (Souvik Chowdhury, The Hindu 30 January 2003)