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. ...


Fielding Drill

category: Ground-fielding-and-throwing

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 ...

Fielding Warm Up Game

category: Catching

Cricket Fielding Warm Up Game Catching Work in groups of 10. Two rows of cones are set up, 5m apart in width and 2m apart. Players get into pairs, op...

Fielding / Catching Drill.

category: Catching

Cricket Fielding / Catching drill. Catching Player 1 rolls the ball out for player 3 to intercept before throwing to the Wicketkeeper. The coach then...

Rugby Cricket Fielding

category: Passing

Rugby Rugby Cricket Fielding Passing Coach stands in the middle of a semi circle of 6-10 players, holding a ball. One player throws a ball at the coa...


Ground Fielding Principles

Help your players avoid fielding follies with this positive fielding session, getting players to meet the ball even on the bumpiest of pitches!

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...

Backing up in the field

No one enjoys an overthrow. Make sure your fielders are on their toes and alert to any wild shy?s at the stumps!


Community Drills

Ground Fielding

Feeder hits the ball towards the cones (hard or soft)Defenders need to stop the ball and fire it to either keeper on both ends by the stumpsAttackers ...