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First of all, let’s establish what a drill is and why they’re an important part of your practice… *Note* If you’ve read our bowling drills blog you can skip the first two sections. WHAT IS A DRILL? A drill is is a means of teaching or training through repeated exercise or repetition of an act. […]

Parenting is a tough gig! (So I've heard haha!) Throw sport into the mix and it becomes even tougher. There’s no question that everything you do has your child’s best interest at heart. Sometimes in getting caught up wanting the best for their child, parents can behave in a way that is harmful to their […]

I’m sure you’ve got a story about ‘that day’ you got out in the most unbelievable way…. Most people know there are 10 ways you can be dismissed in cricket and you’re probably aware that within those 10 modes of dismissals there are hundreds of different balls and scenarios that can occur to get you […]

Knowing all the skills of the game is important, though it's understanding when and how to use them that is crucial to peak or maximum performance. A lot of time in junior development is spent on implementing and refining the technical and skill aspects of the game, which are obviously core components in playing cricket. […]

We sat down with Brisbane Heat star Chris Lynn to get an insight into what he believe's is important to be successful. Q. One thing I’ve noticed about guys that make it to the next level (state or national) is their training habits. What are your thoughts on that? A. It’s definitely the extras that […]

Ok, I’m going to give you a bit of an insight into how we go about getting our body prepared for cricket during the pre-season. I’ve called in for a chat with Miguel Rojano, who is the strength and conditioning coach inside my online t20 academy. He’s got a wealth of knowledge and specialises in […]

Credit where credit’s due, the yorker is one of the hardest balls to get away as a batsman. When you’ve got a bowler who’s good at bowling yorkers, you’ve got to find a way to score against them. Whether it be scoring a single and getting down the other end, or trying to turn that […]