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The Chanderpaul Manipulation Drill: One of the Best Bowling Machine Drills I Nearly Forgot

56 minutes agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

Andrew Strauss reminded today of a brilliant bowling machine drill which we were introduced to by Shiv Chanderpaul. I'm very particular about how to use bowling machines effectively. They can be great, but I see a lot of monotonous practice which simply repeats a shot over and again with no specific focus. Show More Summary

5 Questions to Ask Your Cricket Coach

22 hours agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

Cricket coaching has come a long way since the master "tell" coach shouted orders at you and expected you to follow blindly along. Now it's a two way relationship. That's because no one coach has all the answers for all the people. Good coaches have great knowledge and experience, and they also understand that every player is on a different journey. Show More Summary

Everyone Stop Messing About and Bowl Some Yorkers

Steffan Jones bowled a yorker or two in his time and he wants to stem the flood away from bowling them. Here is how to take out those toes. Why is the yorker going out of the game? Maybe you have been told that by trying to bowl theShow More Summary

A Take Away

You can fold it up and put it your pocket - MS Dhoni is always going to have a go.

Pakistan vs Australia 2014 Live Streaming Online

Pakistan vs Australia Live Streaming Online Australia vs Pakistan Live – Livestream Watch Online Pakistan vs Australia Live Streaming here. In the world of cricket, there are several tours that are going on. One upcoming tour will be that of Australia and Pakistan as they face each other in two test matches in UAE. These matches […]

Cricket Show 280: Competition Winner

2 days agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

This week's winner of the Cricket Show podcast question competition is Mark. He wins a free coaching course from PitchVision Academy. The winning question was: "Far too often, players do not use the correct three words for calling ("Yes,...Show More Summary

Study Reveals Why You Played That Stupid Shot... and Why You Can't Believe You Did It

2 days agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

Jordan Finney underwent research into the mental side of batting. In this article he explains what he found in his study, and how you can apply his findings when you are under pressure as a batsman. What does the batting powerplay tell...Show More Summary

PV/VIDEO Weekly Highlights: Reverse Shot

5 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

Cricket Show S5 Episode 37: Playing Up and Out of Your Skin

6 days agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

The team of David Hinchliffe, Mark Garaway and Sam Lavery tackle the sticky topic of "self help". The category doesn't sit well with tough cricketers and hard nosed coaches, but is there something we can take from all those books? Find...Show More Summary

Make This Technical Change to Turn Slow Throws into Rockets

6 days agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

I can remember a player coming from the County game into the International ODI squad for the first time with the a real fielding problem. His throw was completely ineffective. It was as if he was throwing slower balls! The ball was revolving like a spinner as it hit my catching mitt in practice. Show More Summary

Quick Tip: Use Ninja Level Integration over Dumb Emulation

We all want to be a bit like our heroes. So, it's natural to want to emulate their methods and tactics. The problem is that you are not Kevin Pietersen, or Brett Lee, or Shane Warne. Even if you become the greatest player ever, you will never be your hero. Show More Summary

Ask the Readers: What's Your Perfect Cricket Game?

If you could choose any format for your cricket, what would it be? Leave a comment with your thoughts. One of the great things, and one of the frustrating things, about our game is flexibility. The professionals play up to five days....Show More Summary

Making One Chance Into More: The Example of London School Cricket Association

One of the biggest frustrations of cricket is missed opportunities. I'm sure you have felt it yourself. I'm not talking about that half volley you smashed straight to a fielder, or the dropped catch on the boundary that cost the game. Show More Summary

Cricket Show 279: Competition Winner

This week's winner of the Cricket Show podcast question competition is Syed. He wins a free coaching course from PitchVision Academy. The winning question was: "How can we do legal spin bowling with 15 degree elbow flex?" Listen to the...Show More Summary

Makhaya Ntini Brings Cricket Back with Big Picture Thinking

Have you ever thought about the wider impact of cricket outside of the nitty gritty of techniques, tactics and results? Makhaya Ntini has. For Ntini, cricket is opportunity on a wider scale. He knows from personal experience. He was plucked from nothing as a boy in a Cape Province village, and went on to play a hundred Tests for South Africa. Show More Summary

The Pink Performer

Perhaps Kane Williamson's batting has flourished without the added pressure of having to bowl? Whatever the reason, long may it he be "in the pink".

PV/VIDEO Weekly Highlights: Crunch!

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: Don't Fear the KPI

How do you know if your training is working? You can argue that it's simple: Score runs, take wickets and you're doing it right. You can certainly take it to the next step with a little more context to that basic metric. For example,...Show More Summary

Cricket Show S5 Episode 36: Live from Millfield

It's a rare "IRL" meet up for David Hinchliffe and Mark Garaway as the pair go head to head over the table at Millfield school. Sam Lavery dials in over Skype to make up the dream team. What's on that table for discussion? Bowling with...Show More Summary

Use the Invisible Box to Become a Better Batsman

2 weeks agoSports / Cricket : Harrowdrive

This is a guest post on batting skills from Laurie Ward of the Complete Cricketer Academy. If you were offered the wisdom of Sunil Gavaskar, Ricky Ponting and Brian Lara, I am guessing that you might be interested? These gems are extremely...Show More Summary

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