Originally Posted by Goughy
Having backfoot parallel to crease is a great way to get full hip and body rotation and get pace.
What you describe isnt what we would typically call a mixed action.
You probably know more about bowling than I would as I am a batsman. So this is a genuine question - wouldn't landing your backfoot parallel to the crease (which he isn't doing he says) and bowling open chested be a mixed action?
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