a) A very poor cricket team/opposition
b) The literal meaning. A team from outside of major city areas (local teams or non league teams)
c) Can also be used in describing certain types of agricultural shots played by batsman or certain types of bowling, usually slow and slower!
d) Has even been known to refer to certain types of cricket gear (cricket pads with buckles, or a cricketer wearing black socks etc)
People residing in " the village " will usually be hooked on drugs, have 2 teeth and have family members who have sex and marry eachother.
Usually will be dirty, unhygienic and poor.
Also a term used to describe the East or Greenwich Village on southeastern Manhattan Island, or for that matter, any semi-self contained community within the dense fabric of a much larger city.