Cutting Edge Cricket by Frank Cricket AustraliaCutting Edge Cricket by Frank Cricket Australia

Cutting Edge Cricket

byFrank Cricket Australia, Frank Pyke, Ken Davis

Paperback | March 30, 2010

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Cutting Edge Cricket has brought together unrivalled advice on playing and coaching cricket from 38 of Australia’s most legendary players and coaches. Covering every aspect of cricket play you will learn and appreciate how the greatest players in Australia’s cricket history reached the pinnacle of their game.

 

From reading Cutting Edge Cricket you will be able to provide ways and means of enhancing your team’s daily training and match play. Cutting Edge Cricket not only contains the best drills for batting, bowling, fielding and wicketkeeping. Inside you will also find best practice strategies for captains and coaches to follow in leading and managing a team to success.

 

The illustrious list of contributors includes the following:

·         Australian Captains - Greg Chappell, Mark Taylor, Belinda Clark and Bob Simpson.

·         National Coaches – John Buchanan, Tim Nielsen and Tom Moody (Sri Lanka)

·         Players -  Justin Langer (batsman), Merv Hughes (fast bowler), Ashley Mallett (spin bowler) and Ian Healy (wicketkeeper)

·         Sport Scientists – Professors Bruce Abernethy and Bruce Elliott

 

Each time you open this book you’ll learn something new and useful for your next practice or match. Soak up the stories and benefit from the wisdom of the great players and coaches from this most successful cricket nation.

 

Frank Pyke has been involved in elite sport development as a sport scientist and administrator in Australia for more than 30 years. He played cricket at first-grade district level in Western Australia, developed and supervised fast bowler Dennis Lillee’s rehabilitation program after a back injury that threat...
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Title:Cutting Edge CricketFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:192 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.68 inShipping dimensions:11 × 8.5 × 0.68 inPublished:March 30, 2010Publisher:Human Kinetics, Inc.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0736079025

ISBN - 13:9780736079020

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Table of Contents

Part I Player Preparation

Chapter 1. Physical Preparation

Chapter 2. Mental Preparation

 

Part II Game Skill Development

Chapter 3. Batting

Chapter 4. Bowling

Chapter 5. Fielding

Chapter 6. Wicketkeeping

Chapter 7. Skill Practice Principles and Formats

 

Part III The Practice and Playing Environment

Chapter 8. Team Leadership and Management

Chapter 9. Team Culture

Chapter 10. Science and Technology

Chapter 11. Cricket in the Future