A quality cricket surface allows players to express and develop their skills, ensures the cricketer has a rewarding experience and that the game of cricket can be enjoyed by players, and supporters alike across all levels of participation. 

Pitch Preparation Manual

Additional Resources & Links:

Appendix 1: Cricket Pitch Monitoring Process

Appendix 1a: NZC Pitch Preparation Manual Core Sampling Part One

Appendix 1b: NZC Pitch Preparation Manual Core Sampling Part Two

Appendix 1c: NZC Pitch Preparation Manual Core Sampling Part Three

Appendix 2: Turfgrass Disease Management Strategies for Cricket

Appendix 3: Pre-Season Rolling including Roller Footprint Formula

Cricket Wicket Manual 2014

Pitch perfect

Cranfield Study

ECB - Guidelines for rolling

Cricket Victoria - Basic guide to turf cricket preparation

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