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Q: We want to run some cricket sessions during the summer holidays but are unsure as to whether children playing with a hard ball will need to wear a helmet. Is it only when playing against adults a helmet is needed, or children too? Or is it only when using a hard ball?
A: when using a hard ball in practice sessions as well as in matches. Please see Directives - ECB Guidance on the Wearing of Helmets for full details