Frustration: An underrated way to get wickets, and enormously effective at any level. In recent years, this has been called “squeezing” or “bowling dry”.
How do you bowl dry this way?
International players and coached these days are always going on about how they “performed as a unit” – fielded, batted, bowled.
Lurking in the depths of this moribund press talk is a grain of truth we can use at any level.
Score fast in the powerplay.
How many times has a left arm seamer been picked because they offer “variety” to a cricket team?
If you have any pride in your left arm seam bowling, you need to bowl at the death in your cricket matches.
Bowling the last few overs of an innings is like being a Hollywood star. When everything goes well you are adored. Put one foot wrong and your embarrassment could not be more exposed.
How would you like to add an extra run per over to your team's score?
There was once a time in cricket it was considered such an advantage to bat left handed that it was almost outlawed.
We sat in desperate silence in the changing room.
This simple stat can save your team from batting with fear.