- Sourav Ganguly’s vision to associate with over 100 centres by December 2017 across West Bengal
- All schools associated will be powered by PitchVision’s state of the art cricket coaching technology
- Sourav Ganguly to personally monitor the daily progress through pitchvision.com
- Over twenty thousand budding cricketers to benefit from Sourav Ganguly Cricket School
Amidst a lot of fanfare Former Indian Cricket Team’s Captain Mr. Sourav Ganguly launched dream project – ‘Sourav Ganguly Foundation’. Through this initiative, Mr. Sourav Ganguly plans to reach out to each and every district of West Bengal and India to enrich school students with top level cricket expertise.
All these schools will be associated with ‘Sourav Ganguly Cricket School’ that is managed by “Sourav Ganguly Foundation’. All the coaches will be handpicked and mentored by Sourav Ganguly himself and he will physically be present at all schools to personally monitor and nurture young talent. The ‘Sourav Ganguly Foundation’ is powered by PitchVision’s a UK based state of the art cricket coaching technology, which will enable Mr. Sourav Ganguly and his team of cricket coaches to track the overall progress of their students on a day to day basis and these cricketers would get personal and direct guidance from Mr. Sourav Ganguly himself. This innovative technology will aid coaches and provide a comprehensive data of every ball played on its unique digital platform www.pitchvision.com/sgf along with a mobile phone app which will allow the students and parents to communicate with Mr. Sourav Ganguly and also get access to coaching materials via videos TV channels.
During the launch event, an elated Mr. Sourav Ganguly, President of Sourav Ganguly Foundation shared, “It is a joyous moment for all of us. Our whole team has worked relentlessly to realise this dream of taking the highest level of cricket coaching to the grassroots. Team PitchVision has been the ideal partner for Sourav Ganguly Foundation. Through this we promise to take cricket in West Bengal to the next level.”
Further adding to the announcement, Mr Anirban Sen Choudhury, Hon. Secretary of the Sourav Ganguly Foundation said,
“This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for the children to learn cricket from Mr. Sourav Ganguly and start a great cricket career in their life. With Mr. Sourav Ganguly’s vision that education and sports can go hand in hand together, we believe with proper training and technological support your child could be the next big player.
Commenting on the announcement, Mr. Rohan Timblo, CEO PitchVision said,
“We are extremely proud and happy to be associated with Sourav Ganguly’s visionary initiative. It is a great initiative by him and by (Mr. Anirban and his designation) to help young children dream a guided career in cricket to make it big. Through our technology, we aspire to take his cricket expertise and the team behind his vision, across West Bengal.”
The Sourav Ganguly Foundation is the vision of India's former cricket captain Sourav Ganguly who is the President of Sourav Ganguly Foundation. It is part of Mr. Ganguly’s holistic plan to make West Bengal a reservoir of world class sporting talent.
Recognizing talent is truly nurtured in school, the foundation has launched the Sourav Ganguly Cricket School. A program aimed at reaching out to schools with the intention of providing the best in class infrastructure and cricket coaching facilities in West Bengal. The program includes hand-picked grade A coaches who will impart a curriculum designed by Mr. Sourav Ganguly himself and will look to nurture the talent of young cricketers across West Bengal.
miSport have been at the forefront of interactive sports training systems since 2009. The company’s core vision is to make television and academy style feedback available at the fingertips of every grass-roots player every time they play. A completely ground-breaking, patent protected, motion tracking technology is at the heart of all PitchVision systems.
PitchVision also harnesses the power of the web by aggregating player data onto a unified platform, pitchvision.com. PitchVision gives all registered players the chance to review and share their performance data. Supported by its R&D and manufacturing facility based in Dehradun, PitchVision products are a true “Make In India” success story.