Quantification and characterization of cricket bowling technique for the development of the parameters required for a novel training system for cricket

  title={Quantification and characterization of cricket bowling technique for the development of the parameters required for a novel training system for cricket},
  author={Laura Justham and Andrew A. West and Alex Cork},
  journal={Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part P: Journal of Sports Engineering and Technology},
  pages={61 - 76}
  • L. Justham, A. West, A. Cork
  • Published 1 June 2008
  • Engineering
  • Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part P: Journal of Sports Engineering and Technology
Cricket bowling has traditionally been referenced using ball release speed, and existing classifications consider the four major bowling types as fast, fast—medium, medium, and spin. A research project based at Loughborough University has recognized the need for an extended bowling classification that not only considers the ball speed, but also its initial flight characteristics, including any spin imparted at release. The purpose of this paper has been the development of an extended bowling… 

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