We are Zayed Cricket Academy

Based at our purpose-built training facility at Abu Dhabi Cricket (home to the world famous Zayed Cricket Stadium) supported by the Abu Dhabi Sports Council, our vision is to provide the ultimate cricket coaching experience.
We’re inclusive, we’re fun and we’re a family; whether you aspire to play professionally or simply make new friends through sport, we’re here for you.

Why choose us?

As one of the largest, purpose built cricket facilities in the UAE, our expert, highly qualified coaching team come from all over the cricket world and have vast experience in developing players of all ages, backgrounds and ability.
Our players experience coaching sessions and play games, they have the opportunity to train 1-1 with our coaches, they can tour overseas, experience the international events held at Zayed Cricket Stadium and much, much more.

OUR CURRENT PROGRAMS

Every Day Is Game Day here at Abu Dhabi Cricket, so we’re all about continuing to get you game ready for that very moment you return back to the pitch!

Sign up to our tailored one-on-one cricket coaching sessions that are designed to be completed from the comfort of your own home!
Our virtual and personalised programs are available for anyone 4 years and over, at any skill level!
With initial assessments, tailored session plans and regular check-ins with Zayed Cricket Academy’s Head Coach Oscar, we’re making sure you’re improving each and every day!

Check out each of our packages below:
Package Description Age group Includes? Price
Basics for Beginners A series of 5.1-1 sessions, led by our head coach designed to improve coach designed to improve physical literacy and hand eye coordination Players aged 4-8 who want to focus on cricket-themed fundamental movement skills: agility, balance & co-ordination - An initial Zoom video call and activities to discuss and assess:
o Your physical literacy
o Your circumstances e.g. are you in an apartment or villa? Do you have access to equipment?
- 5, bespoke 20-minute session plans (accessed on Google Documents), created by our Head Coach based on your needs/priorities
- A final video call to assess and summarise your progress and identify next steps
AED 250
Skill specific A series of 3,1-1 coaching sessions, led by our Head Coach designed to address one key priority area of focus Players of all ages and stages of development that want to identify and develop a specific area of their game e.g. 'playing the short ball' - An initial Zoom video call to discuss and assess:
o Your game
o Our preferred area of development from the menu below
o Your circumstances e.g. are you in an apartment or villa? Do you have access to equipment?
- 3 bespoke 35-minute session plans (accessed via Google Documents), created by our Head Coach based on your needs/priorities
- 3 feedback videos (sent via WhatsApp).1 per session, based on your progress from videos that you submit after each session
- A final video call to assess and summarise your progress and identify next steps
- A virtual training diary to track and measure your progress including your video logs
AED 375
Intermediate Intensity A series of 5, 1-1 coaching sessions, led by our Head Coach designed to help improve key aspects of your game and fitness Players who want to tackle specific areas of their game and improve their general cricket fitness - An initial Zoom video call and activities to discuss and assess:
o Your game
o Current fitness levels
o Your preferred area of development from the menu below
o Your circumstances e.g. are you in an apartment or villa? Do you have access to equipment?
- 5, bespoke 35-minute session plans (accessed via Google Documents), created by our Head Coach based on your needs/priorities
- 5 feedback videos (sent via WhatsApp).1 per session, based on your progress from videos that you submit
- A final video call to assess and summarise your progress and fitness and identify next steps
- A virtual training diary to track and measure your progress including your video logs
AED 695
Advanced Program A series of 8, 1-1 coaching and lifestyle sessions. led by our Head Coach designed to develop your game, fitness and understanding of how to maximise your performance Players who want to take their game to the next level through improvements in their skills, fitness, diet and decision making A questionnaire designed to assess'
o Your current performance
o Your current training regime
o Your current diet
o Your current mental preparation regime
- An initial Zoom video call to discuss your answer and prepare your programme
- 8, bespoke 45-minute session plans (accessed via Google Documents). created by our Head Coach based on your needs/priorities
- A bespoke, weekly dietary planner
- A decision making and mental skills resource planner and activities
- 8 feedback videos (sent via WhatsApP).1 per session, based on your progress from videos that you submit
- A final questionnaire to assess your progress
- A final video call to assess and summarise your progress and fitness and identify next steps
- A virtual training diary to track and measure your progress including your video logs
AED 995
Skill Development Menu

Customers have the flexibility to choose from any of the specific skills below to focus and be trained on throughout the course of their program:

Batting Bowling Fielding Wicketkeeping
Batting skills - front foot Bowling seam - accuracy Fielding - around the bat Wicketkeeping - standing up
Batting skills - back foot Bowling seam - movement Fielding - in the ring Wicketkeeping - standing back
Batting skills V spin Bowling seam - alignment Fielding - diving Wicketkeeping - diving
Batting skills V seam Bowling spin - accuracy Fielding - throwing mechanics Wicketkeeping - low catches
Batting skills sweep variations Bowling spin - movement Fielding - in the deep Wicketkeeping - leg-side takes
Batting skills footwork and alignment Bowling spin - alignment Fielding - throwing accuracy Wicketkeeping - throwing

However, if there’s something else you’d like to focus on, we can certainly work with you to achieve your goals!

How to book:

Contact our Zayed Cricket Academy Head Coach Oscar on oscar@abudhabicricket.ae to confirm your booking