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As you may have noticed, we are posting a lot more video tips recently. The idea is to help you more clearly understanding the coaching advice, as well as get an insight into the PitchVision technology that is the cornerstone of coaching. Take some time to go over the videos section and enjoy what we have done. And, if you have any questions that you want answered in a video, please drop us a line.

There is also daily advice through our normal articles and podcasts, with a huge archive stretching back to 2006 for you to find answers on any cricket coaching or playing topic. And if you still can't find what you want? Then the team are a friendly bunch. Drop us a line for a chat about cricket any time. Welcome to the community.

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How to Bowl A Consistent Length

One of the hardest problems to solve as a bowler is if your length is inconsistent. To many four balls results in a lot of head scratching at nets.

CRICKET JOBS: Womens National Team Manager - Bangladesh CB (Ban)

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Closing date: 10th November 2015

The  Bangladesh  Cricket  Board  (BCB)  is  a  high  profile  national  sports  organization  responsible  for governing the game of cricket in Bangladesh. Keeping in line with its international standing the BCB is  seeking applications  from  qualified  individual(s)  for  the  following  positions for  immediate

CRICKET JOBS: Corperate Communications Manager - WACA (Aus)

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Closing date: 13th November 2015

The Western Australian Cricket Association (WACA) is the governing body of cricket in the state of Western Australia and oversees the development of the sport throughout WA with the aim to make cricket Australia’s favourite sport.

CRICKET JOBS: Blast Centre Coordinator and Skills Zone Deliverers - WACA (Aus)

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Closing date: 6th November 2015

MILO T20 Blast is a super fun, social, safe cricket program for 7-11 year old boys and girls. The program is much shorter than traditional cricket, with a maximum of 90 minutes playing time for 8-10 sessions at the same venue each week. Teams consist of 8 players, ensuring everybody gets a chance to bat, bowl and field. With music pumping and participants playing in Perth Scorchers shirts the atmosphere is amazing!

Cricket Show S6 Episode 40: The Edge of Awkwardness

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Spinners are always high on the agenda for the coaching team of Mark Garaway, Sam Lavery and David Hinchliffe. On the show, the developing spinner gets a good discussion as the guys examine the very special needs of a young player who can keep the art of spin alive in a world of fast bowlers and six hitters. How do you keep those spinners motivated? You'll have to listen to find out.

Video: Analyse Spin Bowling Technique

Here's a video of a one to one session with a spinner using PitchVision to provide analysis.

In this session we took a look at a player who wanted to add a string to his bow as a bowler, and wasn't sure exactly of his strengths and weaknesses. So over the course of 70 balls, I combined good old watching him bowl with reviewing the video of his action and combined it with the pace, turn and accuracy outcomes we saw on PitchVision.

Use These Drills to Become the Manny Pacquiao of Batting

The second of the Graham Thorpe batting against fast bowling drill packages is fun, functional and a wonderful drill to layer up with last weeks drill.

CRICKET JOBS: Sporting Director - Norwegion Cricket (Nor)

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Closing date: 15th November 2015

Norwegian Cricket Federation is seeking a new Sporting Director

The Norwegian Cricket Federation (NCF) currently has 4700 active players throughout 72 teams. Our vision is that “Cricket under the NCF will be among the fastest growing team sports in Norway. That everyone who wishes to play has the possibility to do so at their own level.”
With this in mind we aim to further develop cricket within the areas of our core competitions, administration, facilities, youth cricket, female cricket and increased exposure of the sport within Norway.

CRICKET JOBS: Womens Team and Operations Manager - Cricket Australia (Aus)

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Closing date: 8th November 2015

Cricket Australia (CA) is one of the nation’s premier sporting bodies, and provides an exciting, dynamic environment within the sports and entertainment industry. CA is responsible for overseeing and developing cricket on a national level, ultimately with a responsibility for the national cricket team.

CRICKET JOBS: Digital Commercial Co-ordinator - Cricket Australia (Aus)

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Closing date: 8th November 2015

Cricket Australia (CA) is investing in talented people to help build a world leading digital division. This is your chance to become a key part of one of Australia’s fastest growing sports media properties.  Cricket Australia is committed to making cricket Australia’s favourite sport and a sport for all Australians and this role will provide you with the opportunity to shape our digital strategy and deliver a world class experience to our fans.