Know the Game: Complete Skills: Cricket, Paperback Book

Know the Game: Complete Skills: Cricket Paperback

Part of the Know the Game series


The Know the Game Complete Skills series is a perfect introduction to a sport for every budding player.

Compiled from the individual Know the Game Cricket titles, the book will teach young players the basic skills they need to start enjoying the sport - by giving them plenty of simple practice drills and showing how the star players do it.

In this book, players will learn : Batting:How to: control the bat face a bowler play all the shots 'read' a bowler understand the field run between the wicketsBowling: Profile of a bowler bowling to a plan Bowling actions the run-up and release swing bowling seam bowling spin bowling and variationsFielding: The field and field placings the ready position close catching catching in the deep overarm throw intercepts retrieving the ball the long barrier wicketkeeping skillsClearly illustrated and written by a professional coach, this book will give every young player the all the skills they need to enjoy cricket.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 96 pages, More than 100 full colour photographs and diagrams throughout
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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  • Category: Cricket (Children's/YA)
  • ISBN: 9781472919588

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