International Cricket May 16, 2007

Players named for MRF High Performance Program

The Hong Kong selectors have nominated 3 batsmen, 3 fast bowlers and a spinner for the High Performance Program, to be held at the MRF Academy in Chennai from 25th June to 4th July 2007.

The players selected are as follows:

Fast Bowlers: 1. Irfan Ahmed 2. Zuaid Khan 3. Afzaal Haider

Batsmen: 1. Hussain Butt 2. Ilyas Gull 3. Najeeb Aamer

Spinner: Nadeem Ahmed

Tutors from the MRF Academy and ACC will conduct the coaching clinics. Tutors will be:

MRF: Dennis Lillee, TA Shekar, Ramji Srinivasan (Fitness Expert)

ACC: Roger Binny, Iqbal Sikander, Rumesh Ratnayake, Dr. Vece Paes

The participants will undergo a high performance skills program in their respective disciplines. This would include an assessment and enhancement of each of the participants by the above tutor's through observation, skills matrix and video analysis. They will also particpate in centre wicket and one day match scenarios.