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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...

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Back Foot Drive Game

category: Back-foot-batting

The Coach throws each player 3 balls which they should aim to hit towards the left or right target.

  • If the ball is successfully hit to...

Backfoot Drive

category: Back-foot-batting

Each batter gets 6-8 feeds each. The throwing player feeds from on one knee and then all rotate after 6 feeds.

If a wide ball is thrown or t...

Backfoot Drive

category: Front-foot-batting

Each batter gets 6-8 feeds each. The throwing player feeds from on one knee and then all rotate after 6 feeds.

If a wide ball is thrown or t...

Batsmen Vs Fielders

category: Ground-fielding-and-throwing

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

category: Running-between-the-wickets

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

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

Bobble Feed Drill

category: Extras

Each batter gets 6 feeds. Drill is best done in nets where available (2 grounds per net in opposite directions).

Can be done in pairs/ group...

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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...

Community Drills

Batting warm up

Warm Up Simon Says4 conesIn this warm up we try to get the players active by combinding aerobic and stretching activities. The players will move ...

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 the ball and then tr...

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DEMONSTRATING the steps in batting.STEP 1: GRIPSTEP 2: STANCESTEP 3: BACKLIFTSTEP 4: BEFORE PLAYING THE SHOTSTEP 5: PLAYING THE SHOTNOTES: