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Cricket Coach 2009

Think you could run the England team any better?

OUNDLE -August 5, 2009

Cricket Coach 2009 strides out to bat right in the middle of a huge Ashes summer! Now fans of the sport can emulate their heroes from the comfort of their own home with this detailed in-depth simulation.

Opt to take control of England, Australia or another nation and lead them to success in Tests, ODIs and International T20s, not to mention the World Cup and T20 World Cup. Or perhaps you have an allegiance to an English county? Lead them to glory in the County Championship and limited overs competitions in a busy domestic summer. In addition to this the game also includes domestic cricket from 9 different countries from around the world. One thing is for sure, you’ll never run out of challenges in this game.

Once you've picked your team it's up to you to take control of them on the pitch. Pick your bowlers and set the field, then offer your bowlers advice on what line/length to bowl and what type of delivery. Watch all the action on the exciting overhead 2D view. Then control how your batsmen deal with the oppositions bowlers. Using your cricketing knowledge and with a bit of luck from the weather gods you might just find yourself with a chance of victory!

A huge database of players all with accurate career statistics and skill ratings, over 180 grounds and accurately simulated competitions the world over means Cricket Coach 2009 really is the most in-depth cricket title ever released. Definitely an essential companion for every armchair cricket fan throughout this exciting Ashes summer!

A demo version has been released and is available to download from Cricket Coach 2009 is available for the PC/Windows® only.


Cricket Coach 2009 small 3 screenshot pack: (1.9mb -3shots)

Cricket Coach 2009 large 35 screenshot pack: (20mb -35 shots)

Cricket Coach 2009 Features Overview (PDF) (200kb)

Cricket Coach 2009 Playable Trial/Demo: (10mb)

Cricket Coach 2009 Logo (PNG 1024x1024) (857kb)

Rockingham Software Logo (PNG 769x577) (23kb)

Please contact us for further details about the game, or to arrange a review copy.

About Rockingham Software

Since 1999, Rockingham Software has been developing its industry leading cricket simulation. First seen in Michael Vaughan's Cricket Manager (2001), the company has released a series of cricket titles with the latest being Cricket Coach 2009. Lead Programmer Oli Norwell had been enthralled for many years in the mid-90’s by the Sports Interactive title Championship Manager 2. He decided to try and reproduce that gameplay style with cricket. Over the last ten years thousands of happy cricket fans are pleased that he did. Rockingham Software has also produced VFL Coach, an Aussie Rules manager game and plans to move into other sports in the future. It is based in Oundle, UK.

Press Contact

Oli Norwell

+44 7515 395502

Rockingham Software Ltd, 9 Drumming Well Lane, Oundle, Peterborough, Cambs, UK, PE8 4AA 

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