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Cricket Manual By Andy Tennant

Cricket Manual by Andy Tennant

Condition - Very Good
$24.39
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Summary

A guide to playing cricket, supported and endorsed by the English Cricket Board (ECB). From health and fitness through to training, bowling, batting, fielding, strategy, coaching and umpiring, it analyses and explains various aspect of the game in detail.

Cricket Manual Summary

Cricket Manual: The official guide to playing the game by Andy Tennant

Foreword by Michael Vaughan

An exciting addition to the range of Haynes manuals, this is the complete guide to playing cricket, fully supported and endorsed by the English Cricket Board (ECB). From health and fitness through to training, bowling, batting, fielding, strategy, coaching and umpiring, every aspect of the game is analysed and explained in detail. Presented in an attractively designed and user-friendly style with numerous photographs and graphics, this manual is an essential reference book for the keen cricketer as well as an informative read for any sports fan.

About Andy Tennant

Andy Tennant is Head of Performance with Cricket Scotland. He holds the highest cricket coaching qualification available, having passed the ECB Level IV Elite coaching programme with merit. Andy has played for and coached the Scottish national team in a lifetime that has been dedicated to cricket, whether playing, coaching or developing players and coaches. He lives on the Ayrshire coast.

Table of Contents

Understanding the game: brief history, spirit of cricket, various game formats, laws, officials. Physical and mental preparation. Batting: the different shots (straight bat, cross bat, 'creative'), running between wickets, building an innings. Bowling: pace bowling (fast, seam and swing), spin bowling (finger and wrist spin), the different deliveries, setting fields. Fielding: wicket-keeping, close/ring/boundary fielding, catching, intercepting, diving, retrieving, throwing. Captaincy, the future of the game, getting involved (coaching, ground staff, administration, volunteering), behind the scenes at NCPC Loughborough.

Additional information

GOR002254522
9781844256952
1844256952
Cricket Manual: The official guide to playing the game by Andy Tennant
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Haynes Publishing Group
2009-06-04
196
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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