Sharjah Cricket Academy renamed

Sharjah Cricket Academy will now be known as Grand Midwest Sharjah Cricket Academy. It was announced by Chairman Grand Midwest Hotels Zafar Shah during the launch of his team GMW Royal in Dubai on Thursday.

Sharjah Cricket Academy was found 20 years ago and has produced a number of players who has played for the UAE national side.

“I am thankful to Bukhatir family (pioneers of cricket in the UAE) for allowing us to be part of their prestigious cricket academy.”

Grand Midwest will support the academy in bringing foreign coaches to help the youngsters hone their skills.

They are planning to invite coaches form Ireland in near future.

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