Leicestershire County Cricket Club will be following in the auspicious footsteps of Hampshire and Derbyshire CCC by stepping up their preparations for the 2022 campaign with a five (5) day warm weather pre-season training camp at Desert Springs ICC accredited Cricket Ground & Academy between Sunday 13th – Friday 18th March.
The Leicestershire CCC training camp will comprise twenty-one (21) players and five (5) coaches.
The team will be spending their time completing a specific and carefully planned programme of numerous training sessions each day covering technical skills, bowling and batting, strength and conditioning and both individual and group activity.
Grass net practice, both bowling and batting will take place at the Cricket Academy. Strength and conditioning work, running, speed and agility work will be completed at the Cricket Ground and Gym at the Sierras Sports Club.
Alongside the training, the team will contest a two-day friendly match with Hampshire CCC, starting on Wednesday 16th March, ahead of their return to the UK on Friday 18th March.
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The players and coaches will be accommodated in some of the privately-owned Apartments and Villas at Desert Springs and the resort’s executive chef will be on hand to cater for the special dietary requirements of individual players dining in the Crocodile Club Restaurant.
The Desert Springs Cricket Ground which shall be utilised by Leicestershire CCC during their pre-season training camp