In order to get the exact product they required a specification was compiled and put out to tender
to suitably experienced contractors so that competitive like for like quotations could be obtained.
Verde Sports Cricket then oversaw the project on behalf of the club to ensure compliance with the
Moseley Ashfield Cricket Club in Birmingham are the proud owners of a new double bay cricket
practice facility at their second ground. Unlike previous projects the club researched the products
available in the market and decided the Verde Sports Cricket range best met their needs.
Groundcare Sports Services
were the successful
contractor and works
commenced with the levelling
of the area to reduce the
In addition to the surfaces, frame and netting the open nature of the ground meant a
secure perimeter fence was essential to protect the facility and an 8-6-8 weldmesh system
was include at a height of 3.00m.
The finished installation consists of an
enclosed area measuring 34.00 x 9.40m.
Batting and bowling ends were installed
with one of each Premier and Test
Match base system and Superverde
surfaces to provide a variation in
performance in the lanes. Verdegrass
14 was laid around the ends and an
18.30 x 7.32 x 3.60m frame erected.