When you are playing cricket, wearing proper protection for your body is essential. Cricket balls are small, hard, fast objects and will direly hurt you if it strikes you in just the wrong spot. Fortunately, cricket equipment companies make all kinds of cricket safety equipment, and with modern technology it has been getting better and better every year. Here’s a list of what every cricket player should not be without!
So what should a high school Baseball player do? Should he play American Legion Baseball with his high school buddies, or find a travel team to showcase his skills to many college coaches?
The Cricket history is a complete encyclopedia of various sides of the game. Cricket was first played by adults in the beginning of 17th century, in some parts of Sussex and Kent. In the same century, the cricket spread to North America via English colonies. In 18th century, the Cricket moved to West Indies and India. Similarly, it spread to New Zealand and South Africa in 19th century. This part of the cricket history informs about the increasing popularity of the game in various parts of the world.
Fade public teams and favourites playing on television. It is normally a good idea to either avoid or fade public teams like the Yankees, Red Sox, Mets and Cubs. These organizations are often heavy favourites and you’re less likely to make money on these clubs. As for TV games, the oddsmakers are well aware of what games are nationally televised and they know that most gamblers prefer to root for the favourite! You can bet that the favourite line and the over line will be inflated. You are much better off sticking to dogs and unders in TV games!
Although we have mentioned that lawn Bowling started off as a sport for especially the old, this should not necessarily mean that only old people play or enjoy Bowling. If you took time to visit a bowling club, you will notice that there are probably more young people than the old who have turned up for the Bowling event.
At some point in the 17th century, bowling slowly traveled to America with immigrants from different parts of Europe, mainly England and Germany. Though, various forms of bowling differed slightly from one another, the most common was the one with ninepins. This form of bowling is common until date in New York, known by its modern name ‘Bowling Green’. America developed an everlasting love for this game.
Lastly, bowling shoes can be very useful in improving game. Often, rental shoes are very worn out and don’t quite fit right. Also, every pair of bowling shoes will slide differently and that can definitely throw off a person’s game. A proper fitting pair of shoes can definitely improve a bowler’s high score. Predictable releases are a very important part of bowling, and consistency is what wins games. If a person has a predictable release every time he or she bowls, that bowler can pretty much count on a predictable score as well.