Entries by Gary Keedy

Eve Whaling

  Congratulations to Eve Whaling who has had a very busy and successful season taking lots of wickets with her off spinners. Eve has represented Lancashire U15s Performance team, Tottington Womens Team, Club cricket for U15s and some 3rds cricket. She also played in the u17 national finals, which gave her some great experience. Eve first […]

ECB spin bowling role

Congratulations to Gary for being asked by the ECB to attend first class cricket matches to watch spin bowlers in action. The role involves watching specific bowlers and reporting back his professional opinion on what he sees in terms of technical and tactical awareness displayed by the bowler. He has also taken up a mentoring […]

Stephen Bliss

Congratulations to Stephen Bliss of Middlewich Cricket Club for recording career best figures of 7 for 41 last week against Cheadle Hulme Cricket Club. This followed up from returning 5 for 52 the previous week.  Stephen first came to SpinScience with the aim of improving his bowling actiion and also cutting out his ‘bad ball’ […]

Technique or Match Play?

I find that the majority of cricket coaching tends to take place in a net environment where the bowler works on technical aspects of their game. This generally includes some drills and target practice bowling at a set area on the floor or sometimes bowling at a batsman, who plays shots without consequence. There is […]

Spin Bowling Masterclass

  When? October 3rd & 10th, 10am-12pm & 1pm-3pm Where? Total Cricket, Ashton under Lyne What? 2 hour Spin Bowling Masterclass What’s it like to face Gary Keedy? What’s it like to bowl at Steven Mullaney of Nottinghamshire and Paul Horton of Lancashire? Come and enjoy a rare opportunity to test your skills against seasoned […]

Merchant Taylor’s Boys School Spin Bowling Masterclass

Tuesday was an enjoyable session coaching the promising young spin bowlers at Merchant Taylor’s Boys School, Crosby, Liverpool. The news item (below) was posted on the school website. Spin Bowler Gary Keedy Provides Hit Master Classes Merchant Taylors’ spin bowlers recently benefited from the expert tuition of former Lancashire left arm spinner Gary Keedy when […]