Light Draggons complete Cricket tour at Desert Springs Resort

The Light Dragoon Regiment, British Army are now back in the UK having completed a Nine (9) day end of season tour comprising thirteen (13) players and two (2) coaches at Desert Springs ICC accredited Cricket Ground & Academy.

The team spent their time completing a specific and carefully planned programme of numerous training sessions covering technical skills, bowling and batting, and both individual and group activity. Grass net practice, took place at the Cricket Academy. Strength and conditioning work, running, speed and agility work was completed at the Cricket Ground and Gym at the Sierras Sports Club.  The Light Dragoons played T20 and 40over fixtures against Granada CC and Andalusia CC on the ICC Accredited Match Ground here at Desert Springs Resort.

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The players and coaches were accommodated in some of the privately-owned Apartments at Desert Springs and the resort’s executive chef catered for the special dietary requirements of individual players dining in the Crocodile Club Restaurant