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cricket coach Richard Pybus

About Richard Pybus

  • Richard Pybus has coached Pakistan, Bangladesh, Middlesex, Titans and the Cape Cobras in South Africa.
  • South Africa: He is the 9 times Championship winning coach of the Titans and the Cobras. Pakistan: He coached Pakistan to the World Cup Final in 1999. West Indies : Most recently he was the Director of Cricket for West Indies, designing a new high performance program that helped WI to win 3 cricket world cups across men's, women's and U19 teams.

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Transform Your Cricket Game In 90 Days

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Cricketlab Elite Fast Bowler

Transform Your Fast Bowling In 90 Days

How to become an elite fast bowler and develop the fast bowling skills and game plans to take wickets consistently.

Class Curriculum Includes
* Fast bowling warmups
* Fast Bowling Drills
* Swing Bowling
* Fast bowling variations
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Cricketlab Elite Batter

Transform Your Batting In 90 Days

How to become an elite batter and develop the batting skills and game plans to score the big runs, the 50's and 100's that win the game.

Class Curriculum Includes
* Batting grip & stance
* Bat swing
* Training the brain for batting success
* Batting warm up drills
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Cricketlab Elite Fielder

Transform Your Fielding In 90 Days

Learn how to become an elite fielder and develop the fielding skills to take match winning catches and lazer accurate throwing for run outs.

Class Curriculum Includes
* Throwing technique
* Fielding warmups
* Inner ring fielding
* Outer ring fielding
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Cricketlab Elite Wicket Keeper

Transform Your Wicket Keeping In 90 Days

How to become an elite batter and develop the batting skills and game plans to score the big runs, the 50's and 100's that win the game.

Class Curriculum Includes
* Wicket Keeping warmups
* Catching technique
* Fundamentals of diving technique
* Standing up to the wicket
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Cricketlab Elite Spin Bowler

Transform Your Spin Bowling In 90 Days

How to become an elite spin bowler and develop the spin bowling skills and game plans to take wickets consistently.

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Richard Pybus has coached world class cricket players over the years. Here's what some of them have to say about him.
A.B. de Villiers

"CONSISTENCY with decision making:
Never have I met a Coach who's been this solid with game plans, on & off the field!

CALMNESS under pressure:
From the first day I met Richard, he's had the ability to calm players down by just being there. His presence and especially the way of speaking in the heat of battle, have been a joy to witness and I've also gained a lot from this.

CREATIVE thinking:
He always comes up with new, refreshing ideas that keep everyone on their toes. This is certainly one thing I've really enjoyed about him.

These are just a few of many points showing why I think Richard is one of the best, if not the best Coach in the world!!!

It's been a true privilege to have played under him, and I hope our roads will cross again somewhere in the near future!!"

A.B de Villiers
Titans, Delhi DareDevils and South Africa

Martin Van Jaarsfeld

"Over the years I've worked with a lot of coaches and many of them were technically very astute. When RP took over the coaching job at the Titans he brought a new dimension to my game. Technically, he knows what he is talking about but it is his mental approach that changed me as a player. Mentally he raised my game and made me understand the processes behind being a consistent performer. He is by far the best coach I've ever worked with."

Martin van Jaarsfeld
Titans, Kent and South Africa

Martin Van Jaarsfeld

"Richard Pybus…. his out-of-the-box thinking and cricket knowledge are second to none: one of the best coaches I've ever worked with, a true gentleman and student of the game of cricket."

Pierre Joubert
4 Time Championship Winning Captain of the Nashua Titans.SA


When does the course start and finish?

The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.

How long do I have access to the course?

Choose the package which suits your pocket best. After enrolling in the monthly or annual subscription - you have access across any and all devices you own.

What if I am unhappy with the course?

We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us and we will give you a full refund.

Where Do I Practice?

Wherever you can find 22 yards to bowl and have a run up. The nets, the middle strip, the playground, the back lane, the sports field. You just need a flat, surface and safe area.

Do I Need A Partner?

A Coach, Parent, Partner would be great to help you, but if they aren't available that is not an excuse not to work on your game. You just need a net or wall behind the target and stumps to stop the ball.

Does It Work For Younger Players

Yes, the principles apply to all ages. For the younger players make sure you apply the bowler workloads so they don't overbowl.

Does It Work For Female Players

Of Course !

Does It Work For Coaches?

Yes, it's perfect for coaches. You can use the program to develop your players. The drills can be used in a group setting just as easily as in an individual workout.

Can I lift Weights and Do Strength Training While Doing The Program ?

Absolutely - we recommend that you do your strength training either after your EFB workouts, or 4-6 hours later in the day. Make sure you follow a safe program, appropriate for your age and designed by a professional strength and conditioning coach.

How Soon Can I Expect To See Results?

The brain and body begin to learn the new skills and drills within the first two weeks, you should begin to see results in the third week. The development will be ongoing, after 12 weeks, most players have completely transformed. From 12 weeks it is really important to consolidate the results by continuing the skills and drills work to embed the learning.