The GM Original Wicket Keeping Pads are superb. They maintained the traditional form and class but are modern with their ultra lightweight feel. The usually shred prone instep has been bolstered by and abrasion resistant material for long life. The face is of premium quality and are easy to wipe clean. The single vertical thick foam bolster offers great protection. The 2016 edition of these wicketkeeping pads are even lighter and more comfortable than previous editions.