Kevin Kanojiya: Young Founder & Head Coach of Desire Cricket Academy in Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad is one of the most hustling and bustling cities of India and cricket is a sport which is loved by all Gujjus in Ahmedabad. Over the last few years, the cricketing infrastructure in Ahmedabad has improved a lot courtesy some really good cricketing academies coming up in Ahmedabad. Desire Cricket Academy is one of those upcoming names which is on its way to be known as one of the best cricket academies in Ahmedabad.
Located at Prahlad Nagar on Corporate Road, Desire Cricket Academy is run by Head Coach Kevin Kanojiya and his brother Shubham. The academy boasts of all the modern facilities including astro turf, matting, cricket kits, match simulation ground suitable till U12 players and a total of 2 nets for quality practice. There are many players from the academy who have played higher levels of cricket in last few years. Last season there were 7 players from the academy who were selected to play District Level Cricket while 2 women cricketers from Desire Cricket Academy are currently playing State level cricket. The academy is open for both boys and girls from U7 to U16 years of age in two batches in a day, one at morning and one at evening. The academy which has close to 50 students is also providing personal coaching sessions to its students.
The Head Coach Kevin Kanojiya is himself a professional cricketer who is currently playing district level cricket from Baraskata District, Ahmedabad. Kevin has close to 5 years of coaching experience and aims to share his cricketing experience with the young players of his academy.
Speaking with Cricketgraph: Kevin Kanojiya shared “Our Academy has all the modern facilities for our students. I am myself an active cricketer playing district level cricket and I aim to pass on all my learnings and experience to my young players. We aim to offer the best coaching experience to our students and we are proud that many players of our academy are playing at district and state level”