Games to play in groups for fun: How to encourage a young girl to play cricket: An expert’s advice.

That’s why Woolworths Cricket Blast is so great. It’s a brand-new program launching across Australia this summer at more than 2000 centres – and it’s specially designed to teach young players in short sessions over a set period of weeks. Junior Blasters sees kids five to seven years play a 60-minute game over a minimum of six weeks, the seven to 10 year olds play over the same time but for 90 minutes. The teams are smaller, there is a shorter wicket and there’s more balls in play, and the games are short and action packed.

Read full »