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ASC Cricket Academy 2014 Final Session

In Academiesby Ascha Boag

  ASC Cricket Academy was offered in Melbourne and Perth and involved 6 pre-season specialised coaching sessions to aspiring players aged 10- 16 years. The below additional resources have been provided by the Academy Directors to help reinforce the Academy Sessions. Chris Gayle fastest century ever (keep an eye on his head and body position) Lasith Malinga 6/7 in a T20 game! (Think about what his plan was – seems pretty simple!) Mental preparation – Greg Chappell Night before a game: Matthew Hayden How to become a professional cricketer – Alister McDermott and Chris Hartley Thanks to all of our …

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ASC Cricket Academy 2014: Week 5

In Academiesby Ascha Boag

ASC Cricket Academy is currently underway in Melbourne and Perth offering 6 pre-season specialised coaching sessions to aspiring players aged 10- 16 years. The below additional resources have been provided by the ASC Academy Directors to help reinforce the Academy Sessions: Amazing Teamwork Catch New Zealand Twenty20 Outstanding team work catch by Adam Lyth and Aaron Finch for Yorkshire High Catching Flat Catching Throwing Techniques Click here to read Shane Warne’s article on T20 cricket being all about instinct. We look forward to seeing you on Sunday for the last session. If you have any questions please get in touch! …

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ASC Cricket Academy 2014: Week 4 Spin Bowling

In Academiesby Ascha Boag

The ASC Cricket Academy is currently underway in Melbourne and Perth offering 6 pre-season specialised coaching sessions to aspiring players aged 10- 16 years. Last Sunday’s session in Melbourne and Perth focussed on spin bowling. We had Ray Bright as the specialist coach in Melbourne and Josh Mangan in Perth. The Academy Directors have provided additional resources, found below, to help reinforce Sunday’s session on spin bowling. Graeme Swann’s Spin Bowling Masterclass How to Bowl Wrist Spin How to Bowl Finger Spin Click here and here to read articles from Shane Warne discussing spin bowling. We look forward to seeing …

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ASC Cricket Academy 2014 Week 3

In Academiesby Ascha Boag

The ASC Cricket Academy is currently underway in Melbourne and Perth! Offering 6 pre-season specialised coaching sessions to aspiring players aged 10- 16 years. Week three’s session in Victoria focused on reverse swing bowling with Adam Dale as the specialist coach. Check out the below videos and article which can be viewed as additional resources to reinforce the session on reverse swing bowling. Click here to read a BBC Sport Cricket Article that explains swing and seam bowling. If you have any questions please get in touch! – ASC Academy Team

ASC Victorian Cricket Academy 2014 Sessions 1 & 2

In Academiesby ASC Blog

We trust that you enjoyed the first two academy sessions. Liam would like to draw your attention to the video clips below. The first shows special guest coach Adam Dale, taking a spectacular catch for the Queensland Bulls in 1997. The second is a link to a Cricket Victoria segment on swing bowling which would be valuable to have a look at given the focus of last Sundays session on swing bowling. Click here to read a Q & A article with Dean Jones which reinforces some of the ideas that he presented in the first week. Session three will …