Dive Catching - To Your Left

category: Catching

Diving catch taken to the player's left, after walking in towards the catching board (note - catching board is optional but recommended if availible)....

Diving Practice

category: Wicket-keeping

Divide the main group into smaller groups of 4 and set up as shown. The ball is thrown to the wicket keepers (person in the middle) right or left for...

Catching Drill

category: Catching

Partners stand opposite each other and throw a ball back and forth, trying to see how many catches they can make in a given time (e.g. 1 minute).


category: 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 in a specified time, whist t...

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Wicket keeping basics

More catches are made by wicket keepers than any other fielding position so give your keepers the training they deserve.

Community Drills

Diving catches whilst fielding

Players must stay low in body postion when walking in.The best dives will:Allow hips to open towards the ballKeep elbows off ground to prevent ball dr...

Diving Catch Drill

Player starts at first cone and the coach feeds a low catch the player returns to the coach. He then runs to the nect cone and the coach feeds a...