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Action Cricket

70 mins of pure excitement

basic principles and skill of traditional cricket: running, batting, fielding and bowling.

Action Soccer

40 minutes of cardio

Come in for a privately organised social game or for your inter-company regular competition.

Action Netball

fast paced 7-a-side game is perfect for you

Action Netball is for all types of people and at 35 minutes
per game.

When it comes to indoor sports, Action Sports is a whole new ball game!

Action Sports South Africa’s premier indoor sport provider, offers the ultimate in indoor sports venues across South Africa. Action Soccer, Action Netball, and Action Cricket are some of the fastest growing social activities in South Africa.

So choose your game and come join the Action!
What makes Action Sports even better is that they don’t have to worry about the weather. With our facilities you can play come rain or shine! Action Soccer, Action Netball and Action Cricket combine fun, fitness, competition and simplicity to allow anybody to play: men and women, young and old. Each game offers its own unique brand of enjoyment.

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We would like to take this opportunity to introduce you and your company to the world of Action Sports and its many benefits.

Action Sports is an ideal way to increase team-work in your company. It’s also a unique and effective way to interact in a safe, fun environment with your customers and suppliers.

It is an easy game to learn and the level of difficulty will be determined by the skill of the players. Even those who have never played before will be able to play and enjoy the game as much as those who are experienced. It offers non-stop action for everyone – men and women alike whilst having loads of fun.

It’s the taking part, and having as much fun as possible that wins the day.

We have a Fully Stocked and Functioning kitchen should you require us to cater for your corporate event.

We offer Action Cricket, Action Netball, Action Soccer and Action volleyball.
For more information about bookings please contact us on:

Telephone: +27 (11) 315-2429
or email us on: info@midrandactionsports.co.za

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Action Cricket

Action Cricket

Action Cricket is an exciting team game that last for approximately 70 minutes. It combines fun, fitness and competition, and its simplicity allows people of all ages to play: men women, young old, or cricketers, non-cricketers.

The Game involves the basic principles and skill of traditional cricket: running, batting, fielding and bowling, with teams in leagues competing against other teams comparable in ability.

Action Sports has 30 action cricket facilities around the country, consisting of 105 international quality courts. It is easy to join and learn how to play. Come and join a team, register in a league or just come along for the social environment.

Book for casual games too! We can also take bookings for one off or regular private competitions.

Action Cricket Basic Rules Introduction

Game Format

  • A game last for 70 minutes
  • All playing equipment is provided. (Just wear something comfortable)
  • 8 players per side
  • 16 overs per game, 8 per side
  • Everyone bowls 2 over
  • Everyone bats for 4 overs
  • Each team has 35 minutes to bowl their overs, upon which the teams will change over

Batting

  • You bat in pairs and face 4 over each
  • The non-facer stands at the running crease
  • If you are out you do not leave the court, you stay at the crease and continue to bat for the full 4 overs
  • Every time you are out your team loses 5 runs from the total runs
  • When there are 2 non scoring deliveries in a row, the batters must run on the next delivery. (This is called 3rd ball)

Bowling

  • Everyone has to bowl
  • An over lasts 6 balls
  • You can bowl under-arm if you prefer
  • If you bowl a wide or no-ball the ball is NOT re-bowled  the batting team is awarded 2 runs

Fielding

  • There are 8 players in the fielding team
  • The field has to have 4 players in each half of the court

Dismissals/getting out

  • Caught (anywhere except off the back net when the batter hits a 6)
  • Runout
  • Bowled
  • Stumped
  • Interference
  • Mankad

Leagues

  • Evening Leagues – Monday to Friday (Teams play once a week, unless on special arrangement)
  • Saturday and Sundays we are open for Birthday parties
  • Note: We sometimes have special Leagues and Competitions
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Action Hockey

Action Hockey is one of the newer sports around, so come and claim your bragging rights, or settle your dispute on the court. Learn to be best in one of our arenas and be the number one team… why not find out?

Come in for a privately organised social game or for your inter-company regular competition, and then relax at our after game facilities. Even stay for a drink  and size up your next opponent.

League games last for 35 minutes, so it still fits into your busy schedule.

If you would like to book a slot on one of our courts for casual or competitive games call us now. To make it even easier for you we can even provide a referee. The courts are contained with high tension netting, so you can even use the sideboards for a 1 / 2 self pass.

Come and join a team, register in a league or just come along for the social environment and watch sports on our huge Tv’s.

Book for casual games too! We can also take bookings for one off or regular private competitions.

Basic Rules Introduction

General 4 a Side Rules

  • Teams may only have Four (4) players on the pitch during play. Three (3) on field players plus the goaltender.
  • Each team can have up to Two (2) substitutes. These are rolling substitutes and the game need not be stopped prior to substitution. This only applies if goalkeeper is changed.
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Action Netball

This fast paced 7-a-side game is perfect for you to satisfy that social or competitive drive and to get a team together. It is perfect for men and women to play in a team together, and more often than not, it’s the women bragging at the end.

Action Netball is for all types of people and at 35 minutes per game fits into your busy lifestyle. From beginners to social, and corporate to competitive, this game is great for forging friendships or meeting new people.

Simple to play and everything provided, from the ball to the umpires, come along and join a league or book for a social game.

Basic Rules Introduction

The Court

  • The court is separated into thirds, separated by ‘transverse’ lines.
  • Two goal circles with side nets and back nets

Positions:

  • GS – goal circle & goal third
  • GA – goal circle, goal third & centre third
  • C – all 3 thirds but not in either goal centre
  • WA – the attacking goal third & centre third
  • WD – the defending third & centre third
  • GD – goal third, centre third & goal circle
  • GK – goal third & goal circle
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Action Soccer

Action Soccer is one of the most popular sports around, so come and claim your bragging rights, or settle your dispute on the court. Can you be the best in the country, and the number one team… why not find out?

Come in for a privately organised social game or for your inter-company regular competition, and then relax at our after game facilities. Even stay for a drink and size up your next opponent.

League games last for 40 minutes, so it still fits into your busy schedule.

If you would like to book a slot on one of our courts for casual or competitive games call us now. To make it even easier for you we can even provide a referee. The courts are contained with high tension netting, so you can even use the walls for a pass and run.

Come and join a team, register in a league or just come along for the social environment and watch sports on our huge Tv’s.

Book for casual games too! We can also take bookings for one off or regular private competitions.

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Birthday Parties

Kids love sports birthday parties at Midrand Action Sports because they have loads
of fun! Parents love them too because they are well organized, the children are
fully supervised and the staff take care of everything – just bring along the
cake and we do the rest!

Choose from our exciting range of indoor sports;-

Cricket,Netball, Volleyball and Soccer.
The party is 2 hours of action packed fun and the birthday child is presented with an Action Sports medal to remember the day.
We supply the venue and all the equipment as well as a trained match
official to facilitate the games. You supply the catering and we will take care of the rest. Contact us for your tailor made party. Booking is essential.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

For booking to be relevant and secured a 50% deposit is payableFull payment of the party is required before the event starts.
No alcohol to be brought on our premises.
In case of 48 hours or less cancellation, the 50% deposit will be forfeited.Cancellation on the day of the event the full amount for the event will be payable.

RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR PLAY ON ANY COURTS:

Midrand Action Sports arena cannot be held responsible for any injuries sustained in and about the premises by players and/or the children.
No food and drinks at all times allowed on any court under any circumstances.
Only indoor equipment to be used for playing on all our courts.
Only rubber soles to be worn on courts, No spikes on courts.
All activities to take place on courts, No kicking outside of courts.
All courts strictly to be vacated on schedule for next sessions.

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Contact Us

  • Motorcity, Old Pretoria Main Rd, Midrand 1685
  • +27 (11) 315 2429
  • info@midrandactionsports.co.za