A cricket academy by the legendary South African was launched to conduct coaching camps.
What’s it about? The Gary Kirsten Cricket India (GKCL) academy was launched in the city in partnership with Sri Ram Universal School and HotFut Sports. Kirsten himself will conduct the high-performance camps and interact with and assess the students, coaches, and athletes.
- The academy is the brainchild of Kirsten. The academy will teach techniques and methodologies with a development program designed by Kirsten.
- All the head coaches in the academy have come through this system in South Africa. At the academy here, Jean Cilliers will be the head coach.
Other details: Kirsten will spend up to 67 days in the country at the GKCL academy. The coach-student ratio will be 1:10.