India is without any doubt a country where cricket is considered to be a religion. The game is the legacy of the British during the colonial rule. Because of the immense popularity and fellowship that the game has, many coaching/training centers have become a highlight for those aspiring to represent the nation. One of the most prestigious of them all are listed below-
Sehwag Cricket Academy- Jhajjar
This academy is not too old but has already become the talk of the town, mainly because of the legendary hard hitter, Mr. Virender Sehwag. The academy has world class cricketing infrastructure along with expert visits from big National and International names of the game.
Karnataka Institute of Cricket, Bangalore
The KIOC is very popular in South and Karnataka, of course. One of the main highlights of the academy is that it is open for 365 days a year. KIOC has advanced one- to- one coaching programs and also take students for International as well as domestic tours for better exposure.
National School of Cricket
National School of Cricket is a joint venture of Abhimanyu Cricket Academy and Asian School. The facilities at the academy are simply amazing. They have high speed bowling machines, stadiums with flood lights, automated roller etc. Alongside this, the academy offers a full time residential course with academics and regular non-residential training programs.
Other famous academies in India include Madan Lal Cricket Academy, Jaipur Cricket Academy, National Cricket Academy (Bangalore) and the Vengsarkar Cricket Academy, Maharashtra.
By: Shatrujit Singh Chauhan