22 Feb / 2016(389)…Overarm bowling


In the wake of rise in suspect bowling action at all levels. I thought it would be appropriate to share the fundamentals of overarm bowling.

Bowling Engine

The bowling action. The sequence on the left side is of a fast bowler, and the right side is of a medium pace bowler. In comparison to a medium pace bowler, a fast bowler will release the ball late.

Below are few videos and links for the same.


 Bowling engine – an explaination

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Overarm bowling

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  Spinners bowl differently 

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Spinners bowl differently – Softball matches 



Technique to play spin

“It would probably help the reader to have a cricket ball at hand: grasp the ball, grasp the meaning”- Brian Wilkins
Here is a link to technique to play spin


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