ECB Directives & Guidance

The link below provides the ECB's recommendations for junior players playing cricket in the various age groups, on:

  • weight or hard ball to use
  • pitch size
  • stump height
  • type of ball, stumps and pitch for the soft ball game  

ECB Recommendations for Junior Cricket   

Please click on the left hand side menus to find further important guidance for:

Wearing of Helments by Junior Players
Safety Measures for Helmets within Recreational Cricket
Junior Players plaing in Open Age Cricket
Fielding Restrictions
Fast Bowling Match Directives