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HOW DO OUR PLAYERS PERFORM SO CONSISTENTLY?

To say the performances achieved by the player’s this term have been incredible would be an understatement. The performances have resulted in a flood of coaching inquiries from parents wanting the same for their children so we thought we’d share some info about our coaching techniques, something we’ve never done before, in an effort to […]

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BOWLING MACHINE OR NO BOWLING MACHINE?

ARE BOWLING MACHINES GOOD FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF YOUNG CRICKETERS? We’ve recently had two clients, one local and one travelling from the UK to join us for Elite Training in February, inquire about having their training on a bowling machine. So we thought it would be best to do a post and explain our position […]

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Keys to Success in the Modern-Era with Paddy Upton

There are only a few days left to secure your seat at our second event with Paddy Upton. The first event was incredibly well received by all who attended. Here is some of the feedback received from teachers, coaches and parents who attended: “Thank you very much for organising such a wonderful initiative. Paddy was […]

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Keys to Success in the Modern Era – St Xavier’s Tour

Over the past few years we’ve experienced an increase in cricket tours from India and enquiries from groups originating from the subcontinent wanting to come and train in South Africa. We’d attribute this increased interest to two things. The raised profile of South African coaches as a result of India’s World Cup success under Gary […]

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We’re now #ForeverFaster

We are incredibly excited to announce we have joined the company of AB de Villiers, Virat Kohli and Faf Du Plessis in becoming #ForeverFaster. Puma are the new technical partner of The Cricket Academy. Besides Academy staff being kitted out in the coolest product from Puma, this new partnership will hold incredible benefits for our […]

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The Benefits of Winter Training

With the end of yet another successful season for players at The Cricket Academy now is the time to reflect and plan for the next season, identifying areas that need improvement and putting a training plan in place to facilitate this. The winter months present a unique opportunity to make huge gains in technique, skill […]

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The Week That Was – Week 8

With the cricket season slowing down to a halt, one man who is not slowing down is Travis Norris. 56 vs Rondebosch Boys High School U15A followed up with 80 retired in a WP u15 trial match on Sunday. Keep going Travis, one ball at a time! Two more players keeping their foot on the […]

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Easter Holiday Clinic: 3-6 April 2017

  Looking for a fun activity for your son to attend during the Easter School Holiday? Holiday Clinics are for players in Grade R to 7 who want to improve their skills, in a fun learning environment. The program is designed to stimulate, excite and entertain. BOOK NOW When: 3-6 April Time: 09:00-12:00 Course Features: […]

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The Week That Was – Week 7

With the season slowly starting to wind down the boys have continued putting in some fine performances for their teams. The hard work is paying off! Keep up the good work boys! Rob Kotze, skipper of Bishops U13B, scored 51* (retired) off 67 balls vs Pinehurst U13A, 54 off 60 balls vs WPPS and 32 […]

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The Week That Was – Week 6

Over the past week Travis Norris continued is impressive run of form for Bishops U/15A. Following on from scores of 94 and 67, Travis scored 61 against Michaelhouse and 75 vs St Andrews Bloem. He also contributed with the ball against St Andrews Grahamstown taking 2/21 in 10 overs. Another man in impressive form is […]

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