Drills

Back Foot Defence

category: Back-foot-batting

To play this defensive shot properly players will need to think about their whole body's position in order to avoid popping the ball up for an easy...

Back Foot Defence

category: Back-foot-batting

3-5 people stand in each net, with one bowler and the others waiting to receive the ball.

Each bowler bowls 24 balls with the batsman gettin...

Back Foot Defence

category: Batting-Mechanics

To play this defensive shot properly players will need to think about their whole body's position in order to avoid popping the ball up for an easy...

Back Foot Defence

category: Conditioned-games


Organisation: Organise the group as shown. Batsman plays the ball defensively only when it is going to hit the stumps.
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Back Foot Defence

category: Techniques

If the ball is pitched on the stumps - but short of a good length - it needs to be played safely.

Going forward to a delivery like this is d...

Back Foot Defence: Playing In The V

category: Back-foot-batting

Set up in groups as shown: one batsman, one wicket keeper, one feeder and one or two fielders.

Mark out the V area with chalk or cones, appr...

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Community Drills

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Skills – Back foot work:SetupAttackDefenceWork on batsman’s specific issuesDrillThrow downs or underarms must be used to hone in on specif...

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Back foot workSetupAttackDefenceWork on batsman’s specific issuesDrillThrow downs or underarms must be used to hone in on specific issues. Afte...

Warm up- Back Foot Defence

Stretching muscles.To play this defensive shot properly players will need to think about their whole body's position in order to avoid popping the...

Warm ups- Back Foot Defence

Stretching body.To play this defensive shot properly players will need to think about their whole body's position in order to avoid popping the ba...