Gift Ideas For Cricketers: What We Wish You’d Buy Us

Sometimes when you’re searching for that perfect present, you need a little bit of inspiration! Ok, you may have worked out that the person your gift is going to is a cricket lover, and that’s a great start. But if you’re not a fan of the sport yourself, you may still be a little stuck for ideas! Hopefully with this …

What Is The White Cream Cricketers Put On Their Face?

Us cricketers have a lot of habits that may seem weird to someone who doesn’t watch the sport that often! Things like rubbing the ball on our trousers, tapping the pitch with our bats in between deliveries, or even more superstitious habits like kissing the ball before bowling! Aside from all of those, one question you’ll often hear asked is …

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What Equipment Do Cricketers Need?

Cricketers need a variety of different types of equipment to be able to play the sport properly as well as safely. For someone that is just starting to think about playing the sport seriously, finding all the different equipment you need to get started can feel like a tough task! I’ve spent a bit of time putting together this post …

What Shoes Do Cricketers Wear?

If you’re a newcomer to the game of cricket, or even if you’ve been watching for a while and have only just started to think about playing the game, you may be wondering what type of shoes cricketers should wear! Cricketers wear specialist cricket shoes that look a lot like a normal pair of trainers to the uninformed observer. One …

How To Oil and Knock In Your Cricket Bat

Many inexperienced players will purchase a cricket bat and think it’s perfectly fine to be used in a real match straight away. But hold on! Before you do head out to the middle, it may be wise to give your bat some tender loving care first. There is always a risk that new bats can crack and suffer irreversible damage …

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How to Choose the Right Cricket Bat For You

With such a wide range of cricket bats available on the market today, you may often find yourself asking – how do I choose the right bat for me? Well, I’ve done some research on this – and I’ve also shopped for my own bat numerous times! Basically, for most players the choice comes down to a number of different …