Read morePublic interest in cricket is at a six-year high, according to research carried out over the 2008-09 season.
The highest number of players ever registered to play cricket in a single season was recorded during the summer, research company UMR Research said on Friday.
A record number of New Zealanders watched international cricket, and both ground attendances and television viewer hours were well in excess of targets.
Finally some good news in the world of cricket! Considering what happened just a couple of months ago and the dark light it put on the sport of cricket. I welcome good news!