Friends Cricket Club inuagrates Indoor Cricket Nets & Academy in Dombivali
Dombivli is one side of Mumbai which lacks adequate cricket facilities for aspiring and professional cricketers to practice. However, Friends Cricket Club has tried to fill that space by setting up a great cricketing infrastructure in Dombivli, Mumbai.
Friends Cricket Club inuagrated Indoor Cricket Nets in Dombivli on 6th of July, 2021 and its located opposite DNC High School on Nandivli Road, Dombivli East. The inuagration of Indoor Cricket Nets in Dombivli was attended by various players & students of Friends Cricket Club, the Coaches and Support staff. It was also great to see renowned Coach Dinesh Lad attending the opening ceremony as the Guest of Honor. For the uninitiated, Dinesh Lad is the Coach of various State and International Level players right from the likes of Rohit Sharma, Shardul Thakur, Harmeet Singh, Siddhesh Lad to name a few. Apart from Dinesh Sir, Uday Keluskar sir (Former Experienced Cricketer) was also present as the guest of honor during the inauguration.
The Indoor Cricket Nets in Dombivli by Friends Cricket Club at present boasts of 5 wickets out of which 3 are indoor nets. They also have one astro turf, one grass wicket and one normal paata wicket offering a wide range of practice options. Another good part at this place is fast bowlers who can take 15-18 yards run up just like how they do in a normal cricket match. Apart from having indoor nets, they also have their own academy with open age ground under the supervision of 4 qualified coaches. Vinayak Joshi and Girish More are the Head Coaches at Friends Cricket Club and Academy.
Some of the Details of this place:
- Total Wickets : 5
- Indoor Nets : 3
- Astro Turf- 1
- Grass Wicket – 1
- Cement/Paata Wicket – 1
- Facilities: Parking, Drinking Water, Floodlights for evening practice.
- Head Coach: Vinayak Joshi and Girish More