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Maxtalent Cup to be staged in Mumbai

Under-13 and under-17 boys to gain exposure against top teams during tour

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Dubai: Maxtalent Cricket Academy will stage the sixth edition of their annual Maxtalent Global Challenge Cup Inter academy tournament in Mumbai. The tournament, being held with the best cricket academies in Mumbai, has given exposure to many talented youngsters in UAE to play alongside the promising Indian youngsters.

Speaking to Gulf News, Sudhakar Shetty, head coach of the Maxtalent Academy said: “Once again we will have Sachin Tendulkar Fame Club MIG, Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane groomed Payade Cricket Club, L R Tairsee (P J Hindu Gymkhana), Test stars Praveen Amre and legendary bowler Padmakar Shivalkar Cricket Academies and Test star Lalchand Rajput Cricket Academy taking part in our tournament.”

Max Way Institute for Cricket Training, a unit of Maxtalent Global, will be sending a strong contingent of 26 members made up of boys Under-13 and Under-17, on a tour to Mumbai (India) from December 19 to December 28. . “It is part of the Maxtalent Global annual tour to the subcontinent and like n the past will be providing challenging exposure during the tour. The boys Under-13 will get to play five competitive matches while boys under 17 will vie for top honors by participating in the highly competitive annual Maxtalent Global Challenge Cup Inter-academy tournament,” added Shetty.

“As part of the tour, Shivalkar wicketkeeper Sharad Hazare and Amre will provide valuable tips in each player’s respective area of expertise during a day clinic to be organised during the tour. Those interested can log on to for registration,” said Shetty.

“It will be a dream exposure for the students. Our past experience of conducting overseas tours has greatly helped players to migrate, study and play at the highest level, especially in a challenging city like Mumbai,” he said.