Drills

Catching The Edged Ball

category: Wicket-keeping

Cricket Catching the edged ball Wicket - keeping Setup the practice as shown. The bowler throws the ball underarm towards the wicketkeeper. The batsm...

Diving Practice

category: Wicket-keeping

Cricket Diving Practice Wicket - keeping Divide the main group into smaller groups of 4 and set up as shown. The ball is thrown to the wicket keepers...

Shadowing

category: Wicket-keeping

Cricket Shadowing Wicket - keeping A match intensity drill to help improve keepers all round skills and concentration. Player ideally work in groups ...

Standing Up - Off Side Take

category: Wicket-keeping

Cricket Standing Up - Off Side Take Wicket - keeping Divide the group into pairs. Player A throws ball wide off the off stump so the Wicket Keeper ha...

Sessions

Wicket keeping basics

More catches are made by wicket keepers than any other fielding position so give your keepers the training they deserve.

Working Your Wicket Keeper

The wicket keeper is always in the game - make sure they're up to the test with this keeping skills session!

Answers

Community Drills

Wicket Keeping Fitness and Catching

Basic fitness and catching drill for wicket keepersPlayer starts at front and skips around the cones still facing the trainer in a low position. Once ...

Tin Can Alley

Working in threes work on Wicket keeping drill but subliminally testing the third of the pair for backing up behind the keeper.Wicketkeeping - Strong ...

Wicket keeping - Road Block

Set-up: rectangle of four cones, 15 x 5 metres. 1 cricket ball. Players stand on the 5m sides. Drill:Player underarms ball towards ot...