Wicket Keeping Equipment
One of the most specialised roles on the field, your wicket keeper could be the difference between your team winning and losing. You’ll need a safe pair of hands, plenty of agility and a sharp eye, not to mention great concentration levels. And while we may not be able to help you with the above, what we can do is provide the best wicket keeping gloves and pads on the market.
Our range of wicket keeping equipment includes brands such as Gunn & Moore, Gray-Nicolls, Kookaburra, New Balance, Slazenger and many more. And it’s not just gloves and pads as you’ll also find glove liners and helmets available to buy online. So whatever level you’re playing at we have a great range of affordable wicket keeping gear from world leading brands to choose from.
Some of the key elements of a wicket keeping glove are comfort, grip and protection. The better quality gloves tend to feature kangaroo leather or calf leather for the palm lining to provide a more durable and comfortable glove. At the lower end of the price range you’ll often find cotton used. Padding is another area where the more you pay the better quality padding is used with silicone gel pads found at the top level.
Wicket keeping pads are another key consideration, especially for those who have tried to make do with batting pads. Shorter and lighter they offer a much greater range of movement and the flexibility and agility you’ll need to succeed as a wicket keeper. Take a look at our great range of wicket keeping pads below and select from popular brands including Gunn & Moore, Kookaburra, Gray-Nicolls and Newbery.
Check out our fantastic range of wicket keeping gloves, pads and equipment below and order online today for fast delivery. If you need a hand choosing then just give us a call on 01638 741 611 and put our knowledge to the test.