Cricket Clothing Buying Guide
Right clothing is important to make your visit to the field easier. Cricket shirts made in a breathable fabric make the right apparel in a cricket field. One can pick from a polyester or poly-cotton blend of shirts. Polyester shirts are more cost effective than poly-cotton shirts. The fabric can be in mesh or plain smooth finish.
Varieties include: Short sleeves ,long sleeves ,polo shirts ,vests , shirts with mesh inserts.
The details that make your trousers comfortable and convenient make all the difference to your stance in the cricket field. Cricket trousers usually have front leg pleats and elastic waist for better comfort. Choose one that is light for comfort. Pick one that is easier and made by a good brand.
Varieties include: Drawstring waist pants, practice pants, sweatpants , trousers with pockets .
When cricket is played in cooler climates, it’s always fashionable to have a jumper on. One can choose from woollen, acrylic and fleece slipover jumpers . While the woollen and acrylic jumpers are heavier and warmer, fleece slipovers are preferred for casual club outings.
An abdomen guard is useful for male batsmen and wicket-keepers. Made using dense and high quality plastic, these guards have a padded edge. They can be placed within the jockstrap for protection of testicles against hard balls.
Sun Hats and Caps
Sun hats are a must for an action-packed cricket summer. Sun hats are able to provide SPF sun rating for times when one is exposed to the sun for long hours. These hats have towelling fit and they have a high profile for sunny days. Alternately, one can pick a pre-curved cricket cap that has an adjustable strap at the back.