You never see a good side with a bad wicketkeeper.
By definition a team that is taking wickets has to have a brave, alert and vocal gloveman who holds his catches and keeps fielding standards high. Despite this, wicketkeeping skills are often ignored at practice.
TV has a direct influence on club cricket. I was playing a game not long after the review system was introduced to Test matches. Without TV cameras and technology at our game there was no chance of a review.
PitchVision Academy is delighted to present Kevin Pietersen as the man behind Keep Calm and Smash It, the online batting coaching course.
Revolution is an overused word but if one person personifies revolution itâ€™s KP. And for the first time he is about to revolutionise the way you bat too.
PitchVision is going to be showcased during the Cricket Resource Show series in three UK cities. Come down and experience using the same technology as first class players and facilities including the ECB High Performance centre in Loughborough, ICC Global Academy Dubai and Lords MCC are using.
Desmond Haynes, the former West Indies opener, has been appointed to the International coaching panel of PitchVision Academy. Haynes is the latest coach to provide online coaching to grass-roots cricketers and coaches through the pitchvision.com portal.
More bowlers than ever these days are reporting to their coaches with a niggle or problem, especially in the lower back.
Fast bowling coach Ian Pont says he has never seen so many young players with so many problems. So chances are you are hurting.
Can you improve your cricket fitness in 15 minutes? Everyone is busy these days. It's tough enough to find enough time to play cricket, let alone train. But you already know how important it is to be fit for cricket.
Who comes to mind when you think of a player with class?
Perhaps your mind brings you to Michael Vaughan's cover drive, or Shane Warne's constantly accurate variations. Whoever it was, you can be sure they went through some kind of slump in form during their career.
As a coach, have you ever wondered about the talented player who seems to cruise without putting in the hard yards? How much better would Player A be, you wonder, if only he had the motivation of the les talented Player B? The frustrating part is that motivation is more complicated that a simply telling Jimmy to buck up his ideas.
The number three position is the most difficult at any level. That's why the position is filled with the best player in the side: Richards, Bradman, Dravid.
What can we learn from these great names that can be taken into our own game?
South African International batsman JP Duminy today announced a major new coaching course revealing his never-before demonstrated batting secrets - all delivered online at pitchvision.com.
And there is plenty to learn from one of the most exciting talents in modern cricket: JP broke into the Western Province at just 18 before being selected for South Africa at 20. He is an IPL superstar and has been valued at a reserve busting $950,000.