Coaching

Hit big, develop tactics, be lucky - a blueprint for T20 success

In Donovan Miller's latest article for Cricket World, he focusses on Twenty20 cricket, how it has changed the game, the coaching world and how you can succeed at it...
17 March 2016
 

'To become a coach at 20 years old was a bit strange'

Donovan Miller became a coach at the tender age of 20, and now runs his own coaching company, directs the Chris Gayle Academy and works with Essex CCC.
29 February 2016

The Chris Gayle Academy - making a difference through cricket

Launched in London in 2013, the Chris Gayle Academy has since made huge strides, opening an academy in Jamaica and has made a huge difference to the lives of young people through cricket.
10 February 2016

Gallery: Chris Gayle Academy team put through their paces

As the Chris Gayle Academy enters its fourth year, we ewre invited down to Walthamstow as the group were put through their paces by strength and conditioning experts Tenax Performance. Here's a flavour of the day.
30 January 2016

Twenty20 Community Cricket Sixth Form Academy trial dates revealed

Students interested in booking a place at the Twenty20 Community Cricket Sixth Form Academy in Surrey are being invited to get their names down for trials in February.
14 January 2016

Twenty20 Community Cricket teams up with SCL to provide new opportunities for Surrey youngsters

Not-for-profit company Twenty20 Community Cricket and education and training service provider SCL have teamed up to provide a new cricket-based opportunity for young adults in Surrey.
19 November 2015

Alfonso Thomas joins Millfield coaching staff

Recently retired fast bowler Alfonso Thomas has swapped Taunton's County Ground for nearby Millfield School by joining the coaching team to work primarily with young fast bowlers.
2 October 2015

How does Fidel Edwards bowl at 90mph?

At Twenty20 Finals Day there was a lot of focus on Fidel Edwards bowling at 90mph with a massively bent front leg; you are probably thinking: "I thought you need a braced front leg to be able to bowl fast."
2 October 2015

Assessing before starting a new programme

We had our first webinar on Monday and I have to say I really enjoyed it, and there was one tip which I'm sure will help you, writes Ross Dewar in his latest coaching feature.
23 September 2015

Dealing with shin splints as a fast bowler

Shin splints can be tricky things. When I was 16 I had just broke through into the Dorset under 17 squad but before I played a game I'd been withdrawn due to shin splints, writes Ross Dewar.
3 September 2015

Needs analysis of a fast bowler

What do you need as a fast bowler? The purpose of this article is to just keep it as simple as we can regarding training for fast bowling.
21 August 2015

You don't create players, players create themselves - Dean Headley - Cricket World TV

Former England, Kent and Middlesex fast bowler Dean Headley now coaches at Stamford School and gave us some fascinating insight into coaching young players and how he approaches it.
20 August 2015

8 ways you might be getting your warm-up wrong

In the first of brand new coaching feature, Cricket Strength's Ross Dewar gives you some warm-up tips - it’s a part of the game he gets a lot of questions about...
30 June 2015

Give This "Jack-In-A-Box" Batting Drill A Try

This "jack-in-a-box" batting drill from MyCricketCoach.com is a great one to include in your warm-up as a batsman.
6 May 2015

Lucky Number 14 A Winner For Wetherby CC

14 was a lucky number for Wetherby Cricket Club after they were drawn as a winner of a cricket coaching mat courtesy of total-play.
25 April 2015

How To Outsmart The Bowler

As a batsman, you are always trying to get one over the bowler, and this coaching video from MyCricketCoach shows a drill that can help you stay ahead.
24 April 2015

Bowlers - Stop That Front Leg Collapsing!

One of the most common problems that fast bowlers encounter is their front leg collapsing as they deliver but with MyCricketCoach's help, here's how you can stop it happening.
17 April 2015

Virtual Cricket Reality - The TrueMan Bola

Cricket World Head of Media Alastair Symondson recently visited the Bola factory in Bristol to find out more about the new 'virtual cricket reality' bowling machine – the 'TrueMan bola'.
10 April 2015

How To Watch The Ball More Effectively

Watching the ball might sound really easy but it is so important in all facets of cricket and here, mycricketcoach show you how to do so more effectively.
3 April 2015

Twenty20 Cricket Company Strengthen Links With Germany

England-based Twenty20 Cricket Company have extended their links with the German national cricket team by agreeing a deal to sponsor the Under-19 team for the 2015 season.
30 March 2015