The fact that the Sharjah Cricket Academy is nested in the historically famous Sharjah Cricket Stadium itself makes it a matter of huge pride. Being the oldest cricket academy in the UAE, the Sharjah Cricket Academy has played a pivotal role in offering world class training to budding cricketers. it has come a long way and has trained hundreds of students since its inception.
Sharjah Cricket academy has great reputation, necessary infrastructure and immense experience and potential to train prospective students who are interested in getting trained for developing skill set required to become a professional cricketer
Sharjah Cricket Academy was setup in the year 1989 under the umbrella of Sharjah Cricket Council at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. We currently trains over 150 students aged starting 7 & 16 years on the latest tips and tricks of Cricket through a team of highly qualified coaches headed by, Coach Mohammad Hyder, a Level 3 International Coach.
Each cricket program is precisely designed in the Academy by our highly qualified coaches to ensure the students go through the paces in a professional way and also to understand the nuances of the game.
OUR UNIQUE WAY
Sharjah Cricket Academy follows a very unique way of assessing its students. There are four different levels at the training sessions depending on how talented the kids are. They are promoted to the next level once they show improvement. Every new kid joining the academy is assessed for over a week and based on his talent is put into the respective level.
There is also a huge focus on fitness and all coaches ensure fitness holds the key before and during the training sessions. Fielding is also given utmost importance ensuring it improves the reflexes and agility of the boys.
The kids get to participate in all the age category tournaments organised by the councils in the UAE. Alongside, they travel overseas every year, including Sri Lanka and the UK.
LEARN FROM THE PROFESSIONALS
You can learn the following cricketing skills from our professional team of coaches under an internationally acclaimed stadium environment.
- Wicket Keeping