Bradford based charity launches global anti-violence sporting initiative at House of Lords

By , April 5, 2017 3:32 pm

Last week, Opening Boundaries, a non-profit organisation dedicated to using sport to promote diversity and raise awareness of violence against women and girls, launched Bowling Out Domestic Violence, a national sporting initiative, in the House of Lords, with Ian Anderson and Tony Gibbs of Cricket Deal Direct proud to be there and continuing to support… Read More »

Heather Knight supports women’s cricket survey

By , March 26, 2017 2:44 pm

A recent survey to establish current issues and opportunities for women’s cricket has been carried out by specialist cricket supplier, Cricket Deal Direct (CDD) with the support of England Women’s cricket captain, Heather Knight. “As a brand ambassador for the SM range of cricket kit which CDD imports from India, I know that the team… Read More »

Our survey says… Helping shape the future of women’s cricket

By , March 13, 2017 3:58 pm

During January and February 2017, a self-selecting sample group of 124 people completed an online questionnaire entitled ‘Help shape the future of women’s cricket’ with the aim of identifying some of the current thinking and issues to be addressed in order to encourage further participation by women and girls. The hope is that these findings… Read More »

Make every tour special with personalised kit bags

By , March 2, 2017 2:31 pm

When you’re planning a pre-season tour, what better way to show you’re all part of the same team – and feature your sponsor’s logo’s – than with personalised kit bags? Lincolnshire Cricket’s Sri Lanka Tour 2017 includes 39 players and 7 staff, as well as family and supporters which means that the total number travelling… Read More »

Heather Knight and Pitchvision at The Cricket Asylum

By , February 27, 2017 11:20 am

At the heart of the growth in cricket worldwide is the importance of increased participation among young people, with Junior teams thriving within clubs throughout the UK as well as a growing number of schools recognising the need to encourage and nurture boys and girls to start playing at an early age. The focus for… Read More »

State of the art cricket coaching and top quality cricket kit in Birmingham

By , February 27, 2017 11:02 am

Cricket Deal Direct (CDD) is delighted to announce a partnership with Birmingham based Forward Drive Cricket Academy to supply SM cricket kit and other CDD products throughout the West Midlands. Forward Drive Cricket Academy has been set up by Mr Farukh Kazi to bring a state of the art 5 – lane indoor cricket centre… Read More »

Up to £600 worth of Masuri helmets free with your new club team wear as well as free embroidery of your club logo

By , January 27, 2017 12:17 pm

To celebrate the launch of our 2017 traditional and sublimated cricket clothing ranges, we will give your club up to £600 worth of Masuri fully compliant helmets (BS7928:2013) with your first order on all orders received by 31st March 2017. That’s up to ten free helmets! Just imagine – you can afford to update your… Read More »

Help shape the future of women’s cricket & claim £10 gift voucher

By , January 23, 2017 11:40 am

At Cricket Deal Direct (CDD) we’re passionate about women’s cricket, and with the support of England women’s captain, Heather Knight – and our other SM Ambassadors – we are spending the next few months finding out as much as we can about the women’s game in the UK, as well as the hopes and fears… Read More »

Protect yourself and help us protect all members of your club

By , December 9, 2016 1:58 pm

Throughout 2017, our nominated charity is The Club Cricket Charity raising funds with the objective of  supplying 200 defibrillators to clubs throughout the year, and a stated aim of providing a unit for each team in the country. This is an ambitious target and so we are happy to support this worthwhile initiative by donating… Read More »

Planning a Winter Tour? Here’s our Top 10 Tour Tips

By , November 7, 2016 3:28 pm

Even though the 2016 season has finished and the annual awards have been presented, many club committees have got more work to do as they finalise the plan for a Winter or pre-season tour, either in the UK or abroad. If you’ve been on tour before, then you’ve probably already got a checklist to work… Read More »