category: Catching

Cricket Catching Catching For this game you need two teams of between 6-10 players on each side. One team tries to see how many catches they can do i...

Catching Drill

category: Catching

Cricket Catching drill Catching Partners stand opposite each other and throw a ball back and forth, trying to see how many catches they can make in a...

Catching Relay

category: Ground-fielding-and-throwing

Cricket Catching relay Ground fielding and throwing Player 1 rolls the ball out for player 2 to run onto and catch. Player 2 flicks the ball back to ...

High Catching

category: Catching

Cricket High catching Catching Player 2 throws a high ball for player 1 to run onto and catch. Player 1 then runs around player 2 before returning th...

Short Catching / Underarm Throwing

category: Catching

Cricket Short catching / Underarm throwing Catching The fielder behind the stumps rolls the ball out, player 2 picks up the ball and throws over the ...

Walking In Catching

category: Catching

Cricket Walking in Catching Catching This drill is best perfromed in two groups of 6-8 players. Set up the two cones 7 metres apart. The first player...

Web Videos


Working Your Wicket Keeper

The wicket keeper is always in the game - make sure they're up to the test with this keeping skills session!

Stop Runs Through Better Fielding

Improve your side's fielding technique and confidence with this session to build pressure on batsmen, forcing them to make mistakes and save runs so y...

Ground Fielding Principles

Keep it tight in the field and make the batter work for every run! Improve your fielding skills now to keep the runs down and pick up some more wicket...

Flat Catch and the Back Foot Drive

The back foot drive is the ideal shot to exploit space between the mid-on and cover. Use this plan to improve players' balance and quick feet movement...


Community Drills

4 colored square (catching)

Small squares set up around the hall 1 tennis ball 4 different colour cones each square will have 3/4 players Coach to call colour of cone for player...

Activity 3 - Safe hand quick runs

Set up 2 teams team 1 :running team 2 : CatchingInstructions Team 1 have to run to the cone and back to score 1 run, they take it in turns to run ther...

Hit return drills

Hit return drillsGround WorkPickup and throw at stumpsCatchingCover Catches