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Back foot batting Drills

Back foot batting shots are best used when the cricket ball is pitched on a shorter length (further away from the batter) or when the wicket has a lot...

Batting Mechanics Drills

Back foot batting shots are best used when the cricket ball is pitched on a shorter length (further away from the batter) or when the wicket has a lot...

Drills

On Drive

category: Extras

Cricket On drive Extras Attacking stroke, played to a full, delivery, usually a middle/middle and leg stump delivery Relaxed balanced stance, head an...

Cover Drive

category: Extras

Cricket Cover drive Extras This is an attacking stroke, played to a full, wide of off stump delivery. Keep a relaxed, balanced stance, with your head...

One Handed Drive

category: Extras

Cricket One handed drive Extras Drill designed to increase power of top hand, and reduce use of bottom hand in strokes. Attacking stroke, played to a...

Front Foot Drive

category: Front-foot-batting

Cricket Front foot Drive Front foot batting The Coach feeds 6 balls to each batsman, who have to drive the ball through the set of cones. attacking, ...

The Straight Drive

category: Front-foot-batting

Cricket The Straight Drive Front foot batting Divide the group into groups of 4 and organise as shown in the diagram. Player (1) drives the ball off ...

Drop Feed Drive

category: Extras

Cricket Drop feed drive Extras Can be done in pairs/ groups of three. Feeder drops ball in front of batter (with arm out horizontally, standing on th...

The Front Foot Drive

category: Front-foot-batting

Cricket The front foot drive Front foot batting Dip your head and shoulder more than for the off or straight drive and let the ball come through. Ope...

Group Coaching For The Back Foot Drive

category: Conditioned-games

Cricket Group coaching for the back foot drive Conditioned games Set up the practice as shown in the diagram. Make sure that the bowler feeds the bal...

Web Videos

Sessions

Front and back - Fielding and Batting

Perfect the front-foot drive. Use the most stylish shot in the game to get on top of the bowler and force their lengths back; PLUS, get your fielders ...

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...

Rainy Day Indoor Batting Session

Front and Back Foot batting session - Whatever the weather decides to do make sure you're prepared with this indoor or outdoor driving session!

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Community Drills

Front foot drive goal hitting

Hitting on, off and straight drives on the ground - fixed practise, working roundBring in - what are you having to change to get the ball through the ...