LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday introduced the activities calendar of its National Cricket Academy for 2019-2020, which commences from June 17 with the training of the nationwide U-16 squad which returned from Bangladesh just lately.
The programme includes 4 classes — participant expertise and training, youth/expertise hunt and expertise training, recreation schooling programme, and gamers improvement at regional and excessive efficiency centres.
In the second part, Pakistan U-19 group will attend the participant expertise and training programme from July 15 after coming back from the tour of South Africa.
The expertise programme can also be designed for U-13 gamers.
In the final part, a 4-week rising gamers fitness training camp will even be held in Lahore in June subsequent yr.
Commenting on the NCA activities calendar, PCB director academies Mudassar Nazar stated: “A strong, properly thought out and detailed yr-lengthy programme has been developed maintaining in thoughts the strategic goal of the PCB which is to proceed to take a position and concentrate on our future cricket.
“Over the next 12 months, we will impart coaching and training with an aim to identify, prepare and develop the next generation of cricketers so that they are as best prepared as practically possible to carry forward the good work of past and present generation of Pakistan cricketers,” Mudassar added.
Following U-16 gamers have been invited for the primary programme at NCA: Ahmed Khan (Abbottabad); Arham Nawab, Ali Asfand, Mohammad Waqas, Sameer Saqib (Faisalabad); Ali Hassan (Sialkot); Aliyan Mehmood, Kashif Ali (Karachi); Aseer Mughal, Amir Hassan (Rawalpindi); Farhad Khan, Ayaz Shah, Zubair Shinwari (Fata); Faisal Akram, Mohammad Shehzad (Multan); Haseebullah Khan, Khalid Khan (Quetta); Umer Eman, Muneeb Wasif (Lahore); Rizwan Mehmood (Hyderabad).
Published in Dawn, June 15th, 2019