‘How many cricket pitches are there in Kansas?’

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QI host and comedian Stephen Fry is a noted cricket fan, and a member at Lord’s, and this week he put it to his panelists: How many cricket pitches are there in Kansas?

Hint: The answer is not ‘one’.

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And here, Fry speaks the truth when asked, ‘How does the Duckworth Lewis method work?’

Fry: ‘Nobody knows that! It’s far too complicated!’

And for a final giggle, here are Fry and Hugh Laurie ‘commentating’ on a bit of cricket. Not much has changed, let’s be honest…