Drills

Taking An Off Side Ball

category: Wicket-keeping

Cricket Taking an Off Side Ball Wicket - keeping Organise as shown with player A (feeder) throwing wide of the off stump so the wicket keeper has to ...

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 ...

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...

Play And Miss

category: Wicket-keeping

Cricket Play and Miss Wicket - keeping Split the group into teams of 4. Setup as shown above. The bowler throws the ball at varying lengths and direc...

Web Videos

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!

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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 ...

Fun Fielding/Wicket-Keeping game

Split the teams into groups of three of four. Each team has two cones forming a wide goal (5m or so) that they need to defend.The aim of the game is t...

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 ...