Cricket Drill Demonstration

Description

  • Split the group into teams of 4.
  • Setup as shown above.
  • The bowler throws the ball at varying lengths and directions for the wicketkeeper to catch. The batsman intentionally plays and misses at the ball to try and distract the wicketkeeper.

    If the wicketkeeper misses the ball then the player shadowing him catches the ball.

    Coaching points

  • Ensure good movement.
  • Ensure that the wicketkeeper is not to close to the stumps.
  • The Drill is often used with

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