Muscat: Former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin praised the facilities at Al Hail School of Cricket during a visit to academy recently.
The Indian batting great is in Oman for a week-long assignment as batting coach of Oman cricket team.
According to a press statement issued by Al Hail School of Cricket, Azharuddin was very much impressed with the facilities at the academy.
“Azharuddin was very impressed with all the facilities, including the ground, nets, bowling machine and conference hall,” the statement said.
“He was also surprised with the number of kids and parents gathered at the academy to welcome him,” it added.
Azharuddin also praised the coaches for their dedication and the individual attention they were giving to the trainees.
Former Sri Lanka all-rounder Rumesh Ratnayake, who played in 23 Tests and 70 ODIs from 1982 to 1993, also visited the academy and praised the facilities.
Al Hail School of Cricket, meanwhile, expressed their gratitude to Oman Cricket for their support to the academy.