Drill Categories

Catching Drills

A form of dismissal is to catch the ball without it touching the floor after it has hit the batsman's bat or glove. A wicket keeper will have glo...

Conditioned games Drills

These are game scenarios under drill conditions and are most useful when practice in a certain discipline is required, either in batting or fielding. ...

Drills

Fielding drill Ground fielding...

Cricket Fielding drill Ground fielding and throwing 6-12 people needed. Player (6) starts by rolling the ball out to (5) who runs in and throws ball ...

Back foot defence: Playing in the V

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...

Back-Foot Defence

Played to a ball short of a length, roughly stump high.

Batsman should have a relaxed and balanced stance - head still, eyes level.

B...

Back-Foot Defence

Played to a ball short of a length, roughly stump high.

Batsman should have a relaxed and balanced stance - head still, eyes level.

B...

Back-Foot Defence

Played to a ball short of a length, roughly stump high.

Batsman should have a relaxed and balanced stance - head still, eyes level.

B...

Batsman and Fielder Relay

Batsman 1 calls YES, Batsmen 2 then starts to run on the call.

Fielder 1 feeds from an angle, fielder 2 runs in and flicks at stump. Player 1...

Batsmen vs Fielders

When the batsman (1) calls Yes the coach rolls the ball towards the fielder stood by the stumps.

Fielder (1) runs across, picks up ...

Batsmen vs Fielders

When the batsman (1) calls Yes the coach rolls the ball towards the fielder stood by the stumps.

Fielder (1) runs across, picks up ...

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Sessions

Decision Making in the Field |...

To ensure your players are communicating in the field and are able to make snap decisions we use conditioning drills to replicate match situations, c...

Backing up in the field | Less...

Whether it's backing up behind the stumps, or helping your mate out in the the field with a firmly struck shot, this session has got it all covered. ...

Fielding Tactics: Learning to ...

There's no one size fits all field , that's why in this session we look at how to teach your players to read the ... Cricket: Fielding Tactics: Learn...

Saving Runs in the field | Les...

This Sportplan session encourages your fielding players to work extra hard, anticipating the shot, chasing down daisy cutters and sliding (where nece...

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