A big part of our aim is to ensure children can continue the progress they’ve been making at the same time as having fun. With that in mind, we’ve created match formats that are inclusive and play to the abilities of the age group. Fewer players means more action for each participant, while a smaller playing area and a faster pace of play allows fielders, bowlers and batters to enjoy more meaningful moments in each match.
This is especially key for under 9’s boys and girls – with the formats for under 10’s and 11’s more geared towards getting them ready for the next step in their development. The recommendations are the next steps after All Stars Cricket.