Two teams. Two batters with broom sticks 30-40 yards apart. Stick in circle. Two tin cans behind each circle. Other team’s bowler rolls ball toward can at other end intending to knock over cans. batter attemps to hit the ball. Catcher behind the cans on the fielding team attemps to catch the ball and knock over th cans, catching the batter with his stick out of the circle. The In team scores by hitting the ball and running the two bases. The fielding team attempts to catch the hit ball making an out. three outs (a caught ball or cans knocked over by the bowler or the catcher) makes an inning.
Original author: Tom Nall [e-mail]