For someone who plays there are plenty of items of equipment that you can buy them as a gift. Bats, balls, clothing, helmets, padding and so on all make great gifts. Other gift ideas for cricket lovers could be a cricket bag for all their kit or a cricket mug for when it is tea break time!

Or if you are looking for a gift for a fan who doesn’t play anymore but loves the game. You could try and get them a signed photograph of their favourite player. Or how about an experience day to either go and watch a game or have a tour of a cricket ground such as Lords and a visit to the museum.

There are cricket books such as autobiographies from some famous cricketers that make lovely gifts or a subscription to a Cricket magazine might be their cup of tea. How about some cricket bat cufflinks or a cricket T-shirt for your cricket-obsessed friend to brighten up their birthday.

Don’t be stuck for ideas there really is a lot of ideas for buying for cricket fans. So get searching today for the ideal gift so when they receive it they will feel like they have hit a six!