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Cricket Show 291: Competition Winner

15 hours agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

This week's winner of the Cricket Show podcast question competition is Pat. He wins a free coaching course from PitchVision Academy. The winning question was, "What do you think of Kieron Pollard's 25 yard deliveries?" Listen to theShow More Summary

How to Become a Professional Cricketer

17 hours agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

So you want to play professional cricket. Congratulations on setting your goal. Now the work starts. This guide will talk you through the practical and philosophical basics of becoming a professional cricketer. Your location will vary the specifics slightly, but the basic principles still apply wherever you are in the world. Show More Summary

All Action And Colour

The Big Bash seems to suit the Christmas season. Lots of colour, dash, glitz and fizz to go with the slightly manic atmosphere.

India’s fight to the end

India have often rolled over and cried in overseas Tests. But not here. They kicked and screamed right until the end. No retreat, no surrender. Rohit Sharma is a man with the skills to change a Test in a session. Here he changed a Test in a sentence. Virat Kohli was aggressive before the first […]

the evolution of steve smith

Thirty-three ODIS. Twenty T20s. Five Tests. Two fifties. Both in Tests. That was Steven Smith before the March 14, 2013. Six-hundred and forty-three days later, he was captain of his country. Pulls up his right pad. When it was suggested by ESPNcricinfo’s Daniel Brettig in May last year that Smith might be the next captain […]

PV/VIDEO Weekly Highlights: Straight Driving

3 days agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

Welcome to the PV/VIDEO Digest, your highlights summary of the weeks best videos from PitchVision Interactive You can share these videos by email or onto facebook, and post your comments right here: From serious analysis to Friday fun. Show More Summary

Quick Tip: If You Lack Genetic Cricket Gifts, Make Up the Difference

3 days agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

There is no doubt that genetics play a part in cricket: If you are tall and strong you can be better at fast bowling than if you are short and weak. If you have poor concentration your batting will suffer. These are hard-wired traits. Yet you can make up the difference. There are short fast bowlers. Show More Summary

Cricket Show S5 Episode 48: Season Finalé

3 days agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

It's the last show in the season before the team's Christmas break. Garas is out with an injury but Sam Lavery and David Hinchliffe discuss influences in 2014 from cricketers through Johnny Wilkinson to American comedians. Plus, there are questions answered on 25 yard deliveries, and developing SAQ style training for fast bowlers. Show More Summary

Catch it Soon: First Class Fielding with Mark Garaway

4 days agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

EXCLUSIVE: Mark Garaway Announces Guide to First-Class Fielding Skills Learn Cutting-Edge Catching and Throwing Skills PitchVision Academy are delighted to announce Director of Coach Education Mark Garaway's first online coaching course,...Show More Summary

Monster Johnson goes missing

This season, Mitchell Johnson is not the fearsome fast bowler he was last summer © Getty Images Last time he was here a No. 8 was feeding time for Monster Johnson. This time R Ashwin was playing him as if he was just another bowler. A full and straight ball slipped down the leg side. […]

Thank You India: What English Cricketers Learned from the Indian Experience

4 days agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

I'm writing this week's article from a coach travelling from Jalandhar to Delhi. The green countryside is rushing past and there are lots of Millfield cricketers chatting about the wonderful experiences that they have picked up to date on our Indian cricket adventure. We have played 8 games so far in our 2 squads. Show More Summary

Big Bash League 2014/2015 Live Streaming Online

Big Bash League 2014/2015 Scores – Cricket Australia Live Stream KFC Big Bash League 2014-15 – BBL 04 Season Watch Live Big Bash Streaming Cricket Big Bash League 2014-2015 here. The Big Bash 2014 -15 season is all set to commence on the 18th of December 2014 and will go on till the 28th of January […]

Playing the Forward Defence to Improve Batting Strike Rate

5 days agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

We are all well drilled in playing the forward defence, playing it to prevent the bowler from taking a wicket. In fact, it's a lot more useful than that. Playing defensively spans everything from "none shall pass" drop to the feet, through to a defensive push that is designed to score runs. Show More Summary

Technical Jargon Busting: Brace the Front Leg

One of the most common pieces of advice from top bowling coaches is to learn to "brace the front leg". But that's a technical term, and it's not obvious to everyone what it means, or how to do it. So, here are more details about howShow More Summary

South Africa vs West Indies 2014 Live Streaming Cricket Online

South Africa vs West Indies 2014 LIVE STREAMING: Watch Cricket Online South Africa vs West Indies (SA vs WI) Live Cricket Streaming Watch South Africa vs West Indies Live Streaming Online here. West Indies tour of South Africa to kick off with a test series in December 2014. The tour of West Indies’s cricket team of South […]

The perfect Test

A happy birthday balloon was floating at the front of Adelaide Oval on day one. It’s the ground’s 130th Test birthday. It wasn’t for that. The balloon was for the birthday that Phillip Hughes never had. It floated above the spontaneous fan tribute to Hughes. Cricket’s spirit proudly on display. Underneath it was a Christmas […]

Day 5 At Adelaide

Australia declared overnight twice in this Test and set India 364 to win in 98 overs on Day 5. They won by 48 runs. A few things contributed to this result. A few things will be said about this result which I think are not true.1. The idea that India "went for the runs" on the last day.2. Show More Summary

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