Cricket: Steps To Success by Ralph DellorCricket: Steps To Success by Ralph Dellor

Cricket: Steps To Success

byRalph Dellor

Paperback | December 31, 2009

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Step up to winning cricket play. Cricket: Steps to Success contains progressive instruction for comprehensive coverage of individual skills, techniques and the fundamentals of team play.

With Cricket: Steps to Success, you will learn the proper techniques of batting, bowling, fielding and wicket-keeping. Through clear, detailed instruction, full-colour photos and illustrations and 71 of the game's best drills, you will develop each skill and identify and correct common flaws in technique as you assess your abilities and gauge your progress.

When you have mastered the fundamentals, Cricket: Steps to Success takes you onto the field and into the game. From the roles and responsibilities of each position to the essentials of team play, you'll be prepared for every situation on the pitch.

If you are ready to master the game of cricket, rely on the one resource proven to make a difference. Cricket: Steps to Success—part of the popular Steps to Success series with more than 1.5 million copies sold—is your guide to winning play.

Ralph Dellor was involved with cricket for over 50 years as a player, broadcaster, journalist and coach. In a career that took him to some 25 countries, he coached the England women’s team and was on the coaching staff at Oxford University. Ralph also coached the Norwegian national team from relative obscuri...
Title:Cricket: Steps To SuccessFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:184 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.4 inShipping dimensions:11 × 8.5 × 0.4 inPublished:December 31, 2009Publisher:Human Kinetics, Inc.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0736078738

ISBN - 13:9780736078733


Table of Contents

Climbing the Steps to Cricket Success
The Sport of Cricket
Key to Diagrams

Step 1 Basic Bowling
Step 2 Fast Bowling
Step 3 Spin Bowling
Step 4 Basic Batting
Step 5 Defensive Batting
Step 6 Attacking Batting
Step 7 Fielding
Step 8 Wicket-Keeping
Step 9 Team Roles

About the Author

Special features:
Description of each skill

Editorial Reviews

“This book demonstrates what club coaches and those working with schools have been waiting for. The step-by-step approach will supply the tools to help youngsters develop basic skills and achieve excellence.”

Tony Bowry -- Cricket Development Manager, Yorkshire Cricket Board