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OUR MISSION

Develop Discipline, Teamwork, and overcoming Adversity, three extremely important attributes in sports that pertain to everyday life.

NEXTGEN CRICKET ACADEMY

Coaching Academy for kids from 5 - 15 age group

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

Seperate batches for Softball beginners and Intermediates (age 5-9). Transition program from Softball to Hardball (age 9-11). Hardball batch for transitioned kids (age 9-12). Advanced Hardball batch (12- adults)

WE BELIEVE

Dedication + Motivation = Success

Cricket is the most wonderful entertainment in the world!

Welcome to our Academy!

NextGen Cricket Academy was formed in 2011 (inspired by the Youth Cricket conducted by India House in 2009) with the vision of spreading the great game of Cricket to the new generation of kids in Houston, USA

Our Mission is to provide a safe environment to play and to create an environment where kids can improve their knowledge and understanding of cricket and for us to discover latent cricketing talent. Develop Discipline, Teamwork, and overcoming Adversity, three extremely important attributes in sports that pertain to everyday life.

Our Coaches

We have a group of dedicated individuals who are passionate about the game and ready to give it back to the next generation

  • ICC Certified Coaches*
  • Main Coaches - Vinod Nair (ICC Level 2 Certified), Jaskaran Malhotra (Current USA V.Captain), Golam Nowsher (Former Bangladesh National Player), Amir Saddique (Professional Coach)
  • Supporting Coaches - Girish Vasu, Bala Bobburu, Sree Jayan, Bhargav
Team

Academy - Cinco Ranch, Katy

Cinco Ranch Introductory Session...

Training tailored to improve individual skills...

Kids having FUN...

Session with Energy Corridor Youth Club...

Cypress Creek Lakes, Houston

Aliana Introductory Session...

Parents watching the proceedings!!!...

Aliana, Richmond

Aliana Introductory Session...

Parents watching the proceedings!!!...

Academy news - Hardball - Bush Park, Katy Hockley Grounds

Bush park Introductory Session...

Batting basics...

Batting basics...

Transition batch...

Headlines

  • Are South Asian kids in the US falling out of love with cricket?

    The lure of basketball and baseball, where the pathways are clearer, is all too strong for children whose primary link with cricket is their parents' love for it... more

  • Houston, we have a cricket league!!!!

    Over the past four decades, expats from India and elsewhere have built up a vibrant cricket scene in the Texan city ... more

  • HPL 2017

    HPL Live talk show featuring the owners of HPL teams and hosted by Mustafa Hemani and Muneer Majid... more

What is Cricket!!!

Useful new video explaining the second played - and best viewed television sport in the world, By ICC - International Cricket Council...

The Basic Rules of Cricket Explained

A quick basic explanation on the rules of cricket....

News & Videos...