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Increasing the popularity of cricket in schools
A report about the use of kwik cricket in schools to regenerate interest in the traditional game of cricket. Kwik cricket involves plastic stumps and bats. Includes a discussion about the popularity of cricket and how it is reverting to the more traditional and elitist stereotype. A group of primary school children exhibit great enjoyment in the game. It is hoped that kwik cricket will encourage skill development and awareness about the traditional game. This BBC News clip is published as part of BBC News Online and was first broadcast on 20 May 2008. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
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