Give the cricket fan in your life a cricket gift!

 

 

So you’re looking for a gift for the cricket fan in your life and you don’t know a wicket from your Lords.  Here are a few cricket gift ideas for you to think about, from stocking fillers to a cricket gift for a BIG hitting score of a birthday

The Kia Oval Cricket Ground Tour for Two

The Kia Oval Cricket Ground Tour for Two
£30.00 from Virgin Experience Days

Tour the world-famous Kia Oval with a 90 minute behind the scenes tour. Find out how the ground team produce an international wicket and keep the grass so green, take your place in the commentary box, have access to the changing rooms, enjoy entry to the Club Museum and committee room and enjoy a Skyline view of London from the roof terrace!  There's also tea or coffee overlooking the pitch. From Virgin Experience Days

Cricket Mugs
There's a wide range of cricket mugs, many of which are humerous, and of course there's the Keep Calm version.  And there's something for lots of budgets so if you're looking for a Secret Santa or stocking filler for Christmas or a small gift, you should find something.  View cricket mugs from Amazon

Give a magazine subscription

Give a magazine subscription
isubscribe.co.uk has a couple of magazine subscriptions for cricket lovers, meaning the lucky recipient can enjoy your gift for a number of issues, not just the initial opening!  Find out more here

Personalised Cricket Calendar - 1st Edition Personalised Cricket Calendar - 1st Edition
From £9.99
A great gift you can buy at any time of the year because you choose the month the calendar starts :-)   Your loved one's name will be viewed on each of 12 full colour images on a personalised calendar!   For instance, they'll see it on a brand new leather ball, on Batsman gloves and even on wicket stumps. Available in 3 sizes from Getting Personal. 
Cricket books from Amazon
Amazon have a large number of cricket books as you can imagine, from those focusing on International cricket, English cricket, reference and practical guides.  However, they also have "Most gifted" book lists and "Most wished for" listings which could give you clues as to the most popular books cricket lovers are buying or wanting.  View cricket books from Amazon here
Zazzle.co.uk have a big range of cricket greeting cards and postcards

Send a cricket card
Zazzle.co.uk have a big range of cricket greeting cards and cricket postcards, featuring the funny to the historical.  They also have great birthday cards for those big birthdays e.g. 21st, 30th, 40th, 50th,etc, going right up to 100!   They also have cards for cricket coaches, as well as the Keep Calm and Cricket On cards.   Plus if you've got a loved one who supports England, India, Pakistan etc etc you should find something at Zazzle for them as well!  They even have a create your own section!  Click here to see their cricket cards 

Code Red Novelty Cricket Bat and Ball Cufflinks from Amazon

Pictured left you'll see the Code Red Novelty Cricket Bat and Ball Cufflinks from Amazon .    The RRP is £19.99 but you can currently buy them for only £8.89.   Amazon also has a range of cricket cufflinks to choose from - some feature a bat and ball, while others have a bat, ball and wickets. Click here to see the range of cricket cufflinks from Amazon

 Bespoke Cricket Bat Experience

Bespoke Cricket Bat Experience, Taunton, Somerset
£600.00

This experience is not cheap - but it could be a great gift to buy a cricket lover on a special birthday, especially if you got people to club together for it. The recipient can get a bespoke bat made for them by professional crafts people right before their very eyes!   On arrival, they'll meet with master bat makers, who will assess them for your ideal dimensions and profile of bat. They can choose their own wood from a selection of finest purpose-grown English Willow, and the bat makers will explain the process as it proceeds.  Available from Buy a Gift