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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

5 Stump Pentagon Drill

category: Ground-fielding-and-throwing

10-18 players required. (Note diagram for accurate lay-out of drill.) Five stumps required for drill. Three stumps are set up on a diagonal line, 1...

Back Foot Defence

category: Back-foot-batting

3-5 people stand in each net, with one bowler and the others waiting to receive the ball.

Each bowler bowls 24 balls with the batsman gettin...

Back Foot Defence

category: Conditioned-games


Organisation: Organise the group as shown. Batsman plays the ball defensively only when it is going to hit the stumps.
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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 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

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...

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 ...

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Decision Making in the Field

Put a stop to dithering fielding! React quickly, communicate and get all your players making the right decisions faster!

Community Drills

Bowling Game

Bowl at stumpsKeeper returns ballEach player joins back of linePlayer 1 swaps with keeper on second go5 points per wicketBall can only bounce onceHigh...

Autosave 56051787

a coach will throw the ball out from a set of stumps. as soon as they have done this the two batsman must try to run between the wickets whilst a feil...

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...

Game

Two teams. Only one ball needed. Both teams stay within there coned area but cannot stand in front of the stumps.Players take it in turns to throw a b...