Cricket is a family orientated sport which is on the rise.

Scotland are pushing for elite status and very soon will be playing teams like England, Wales, West Indies, Australia and South Africa.

Scotland beat England last time the teams met.

All adults are welcome whether they are new or experienced to the sport.

For boys and girls aged 8+ there is a coaching programme provided by qualified coaches and equipment is provided.

They have two Saturday teams, a Sunday team and kids teams at under 10, 12, 14, 16 age groups.

If you want to get involved in the sport go to Irvine cricket club, part of Irvine Community Sports Club, Marress Irvine.

Contact facebook/irvinecricket or Derek Neil on 07814719292.