Beyond the Basics: Cricket Strategies

If you can understand the basic rules of the cricket then this Page is for you. (Otherwise, if you feel you need to review of  the basics once more time, click here on Explaining Cricket to Americans for a quick refresher!) In this Page, we will look at the cricket strategy: namely, how the cricket is actually played on the field, and what are the tactics used by the batsmen, the bowlers and the fielders.

Table of Content

Click on any of the topic below to go directly to that topic to know.

  •     The Art and Strategy of the Batting
  •     The Fielding Strategy
  •     The Bowling, or the Cricket Pitching
  •     The Combining Bowling,  the Fielding Strategies
  •     Bringing it all Together
  •     The Time Limits and the Scoring Rates