A total of 13,000 fans participated across 100 countries in the 'MCC Test Cricket survey’, which was done to test the popularity and relevance of the game. And whether the fans had the time and inclination to follow the oldest format of cricket.
Is the test cricket dead? Think again. The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), formerly the governing body of cricket in England and Wales, has announced that an overwhelming 86% of fans prefer watching the test cricket as compared to the limited-overs format—and believe that it is the “ultimate” form of cricket.