Part of the Know the Game series
Know the Game Cricket is the perfect introduction to the sport for all ages, whether you are a keen club player or beginner.
It is packed with expert text, clear illustrations and photographs of the professionals in action.
The book includes: Playing the game: how to play cricket, the rules, positions on the pitch, how to score The laws of the game: from scoring to umpiring Equipment and pitch: how to choose a bat, positioning of fielders, the wicket The skills: step-by-step guide to all the basic skills, including batting, bowling, wicket keeping and fielding.
The Know the Game series is firmly established as the definitive introduction to a wide range of sports and games.
Written by the experts, you can be sure that they contain everything you need to know to take part.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 64 pages, colour line drawings and photographs
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Publication Date: 30/06/2009
- Category: Cricket
- ISBN: 9780713683745