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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 Defence

category: Techniques

If the ball is pitched on the stumps - but short of a good length - it needs to be played safely.

Going forward to a delivery like this is d...

Back Foot Drive

category: Back-foot-batting

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

Back Foot Drive

category: Techniques

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

Back Foot Straight Drive

category: Extras

Played to a ball short of a length, roughly stump high Relaxed, balanced stance, head still, eyes level Back swing and step back Front Shoulder Dips B...

Back-Foot Defence

category: Back-foot-batting

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

category: Batting-Mechanics

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

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

B...

Backfoot Drive

category: Back-foot-batting

Split the group so there is between 3-6 people in each net (including thrower or use coach). The thrower stands at the stumps whilst the rest queue...

Backfoot Drive

category: Front-foot-batting

Split the group so there is between 3-6 people in each net (including thrower or use coach). The thrower stands at the stumps whilst the rest queue...

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How to bowl good length | cricket

Watch and learn how to bowl good length. This program has been developed to aid skills development in the game of Cricket. Make sure you didn't miss t...

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Bowling Stage 3

6 students. 3 at each end where the wickets are. One is the reciver and one is the sender, and one is the runner. If the senders have a hoop infront o...

The Sweep Shot

Identifying the length to sweep:As a coach, there is a general rule of thumb when helping a player to identify the ideal length for them to sweep from...

The Forward Defensive

A defensive storke playe to a ball of good length or slightly fuller that whould otherwise hit, or pass close to the stumps.OrganisationUnderarm low s...

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Skills – shot selection:Variation of attack and defendReading lengthWatching the ballDrillBatting by numbers. After a batsman has done some work...