MS Dhoni will soon start his own cricket academy in Dubai : Here are details!
Well, MS Dhoni the cricket sensation is all set to open his first cricket academy, but sadly it will not be in India. Yes, that’s right Dhoni’s academy will not be opened in India instead Dhoni has chosen Dubai for his academy. The 2011 World Cup winning captain is set to open the coaching academy in the Dubai Pacific Sports Club (PSC) in the UAE. Dhoni has promised to contribute in any means possible to make the venture a success. Well, we are expecting Dhoni to open such an academy in India too.
Dhoni was quoted saying, “Sport has attained a global stature not just for fostering athleticism and sportsmanship, but also as a viable business platform that involves many different stakeholders, from small businesses to big conglomerates and organizations. I am delighted to be a part of the club and will contribute in any means possible to make it a success. “
MS Dhoni on the footsteps of Sourav Ganguly and Virender Sehwag
Well, it seems Dhoni is following the footsteps of senior cricketers Saurav Ganguly and Virender Sehwag. These cricketers have already started cricket academies post retirement. Speaking on the occasion, Parvez Khan of Pacific Ventures announced that the academy would be named MS Dhoni Cricket Academy (MSDCA). Khan added that
“Pacific Sports Club is excited about its association with MS Dhoni, a superstar in the field of cricket. PSC has all exclusive rights to MS Dhoni Cricket Academy (MSDCA), not just in the UAE but other GCC countries, South Africa and the UK. Dhoni will be the brand ambassador for the academy and will be hands-on at the PSC with frequent visits. What makes this venture exciting is that this is for the first time ever that the cricketer is launching his academy and he chose Dubai for the launch of his new venture. “
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