We are told that the origin of internet began through a research commissioned by United States Department of Defense in the 1960s to enable time sharing of computers and took the form of ARPANET in the 1970s serving as a backbone of US military network. That was nearly 20 years before it was available for […]
Mental health in sports is in the news asking everyone concerned for greater attention and sensitivity to the issue. In our projections of sportspersons as superstars with extraordinary abilities, we forget to acknowledge that even they are human and for the better part of their lives exposed to tremendous pressure and continuous evaluation and scrutiny […]
Don’t miss the latest in this Olympics edition of GAME OVER! The smart sports update with Boria Majumdar, capturing stories from around the world, IN MINUTES, on the blog of Smartcricket.com. Boria is bringing you the Olympics, straight from Tokyo, with his quick takes on the day’s happenings. Stay riveted. Stay awestruck. Like, Share and […]
There are too many people who think that all the fancy gadgets, devices, and equipment are no more than just marketing gimmicks. The opinion that technology can contribute to the development of a sportsperson is not very popular with the masses. Even with a product as revolutionary as
If you think technology and sports don’t go together, think again. If you think technology can’t turnaround how a game is played, think again. If you think a Smart Bat with BatSense can’t do much for professional coaches, then you just have to watch this.
Batting efficiency and effectiveness on the ground were once very subjective parameters and have now gone through a complete change with BatSense. Here’s Mark Garaway explaining how improving your batting with the measurable parameters on BatSense can be simple and repeatable. Bringing the results on the ground. Don’t miss it.
The second in our batting vs spin constraint drills that we deploy alongside the amazing functionality of BatSense is the 2 up:2 Down drill. The capacity to hit the ball straight is one of the key skills when facing Spinners and we see the best white ball players hitting the ball over the top of […]
I have always been a big fan of using constraints in batting drills. Constraints help to develop shot options, decision making and the ability to execute the chosen shot. I use them heaps when helping younger players develop their ability to play and score runs vs spinners. The competence required to be able to play […]