Questions and Answers


Q: The ptich lengths for Colts game seems ot vary from you web site to the Cricket Club Management Manual Playing the game. Which are the correct lengths? Ages that differ are Under 9 18 yards on the Website 17 yards in the manual] Under 10 19 Yards on the website 18 yards in the manual Under 11 20 Yards on the website 19 yards in the manual Under 12 21 yards on the website 20 yards in the manual

A: The ECB Club Cricket Management manual ‘Playing the Game’ was published in May 1997. The recommendations have been updated at various stages, both to give greater consistency and to correct mistakes. The document on the website is the latest version and is what all junior cricket should be using.