Category Archives: Cricket Academy

A Seasoning of Pepper

Michael Pepper

On Saturday the 26th of May, Cambridge Cricket Club found themselves in all kinds of trouble at 52 for 3 against East Anglian Premier League rivals Bury St Edmunds. Michael Pepper, a 19 year old from Cambridge, was joined at the crease by his brother Chris and history was about to be made. After 52 […]

GKC India Talent Hunt Roundup

“It’s been absolutely amazing to witness the passion and energy around cricket here in India. Our talent hunt was held in 6 different cities, starting in Mumbai. We saw over 1500 youngsters and each kid had an opportunity to bat, bowl, field and catch to showcase their skills. Thirty six players were chosen to join […]

Gary Kirsten Cricket talent hunt in India

talent hunt

We have nearly completed all of the talent hunts around India, with just 1 to go in Pune on Monday the 21st of May. It’s been incredible to witness the excitement and passion around cricket in India. We have selected 6 players in each city so far and the talent has been mind blowing. “At […]

GKC partners with Abu Dhabi Cricket

Abu Dhabi Cricket

GKC has created another international base, in partnership with Abu Dhabi Cricket. Head Coach Oscar Nauhaus commented “We had a great response from children all over Abu Dhabi during our recent cricket camp with Abu Dhabi Cricket, which kicked off the GKC launch. The weather could easily have put the less committed and enthusiastic off […]

GKC launches academy in India

GKC India

Our recent launch of another academy in Pune, India is such an exciting opportunity for GKC as well as aspiring and upcoming Indian cricketers. With Gary winning the 2011 World Cup it was inevitable that India would become a base for GKC said Head coach for GKC India, Ryan van Niekerk He commented: “GKC is […]

Gary Kirsten Cricket partners with Fairtree Capital

Fairtree Capital

Gary Kirsten Cricket is excited to announce its partnership with leading African investment manager, Fairtree Capital (www.fairtree.com) “It is a tremendous honour and a privilege to partner with Gary Kirsten Cricket. We are very proud to be associated with Gary and his team’s as their commitment to the values of integrity, excellence and growth in […]

GKC partner with Fairmont High School

Fairmont high school

Gary Kirsten Cricket launched private coaching at Fairmont High School last week during the high school’s open days. While parents and pupils had a tour of the school, Fairmont Cricket and GKC held coaching drills and stations, showcasing the quality of structures and coaching that can be expected by pupils wanting to join next year. […]

GKC soldiers on amidst drought

The devastating drought in Cape Town has wreaked havoc across the city with the Western Province Cricket Association recently suspending all club and school matches. While the wait for rain continues, Gary Kirsten Cricket is determined to use the dry months fruitfully. “This is the ideal time to capitalize on private coaching,” GKC Coaching Director, […]

Guest Coaches Join GKC HPA

Cricket ball

The 2017/2018 Gary Kirsten Cricket High Performance Academy has got underway after a well deserved break over the festive season. Cricketers from around the world have descended on Cape Town for the programme which is designed to prepare athletes for the first-class game. The four-month long programme is run by Gary Kirsten as well as […]