Cricket Plus Academy
Cricket Plus at Wood End School, Harpenden!!!
20th June 2021
A great honour for Cricket Plus "The Cricket Corner"!!!
15th April 2020
The name is "Sir Curtly Ambrose"!!!
20th February 2020
I was very excited to see Mark Ramprakash and felt lucky to bowl against him and also got chance to bat with him. We all payed some good cricket and had great fun. I was very nervous in the begining as I wanted to ball and bat but when Mark praised my bowling and batting abilites, it really boosted my confidence. He gave us all good advice about batting and bowling. I really enjoyed the day.
Awais Hussain, Cricket Plus young talent's views on Mark Ramprakash Master Class Session
It was an exceptional Master Class session with Mark Ramprakash at Cricket Plus Academy. Working with him has improved my confidence especially after hearing what Mark had to say about my skills and abilities.
Micol Javed from Leicesterhire County Club U17s
Many thanks to all involved for a very well run and enjoyable day. Special thanks to Faisal for putting the Masterclass on and to Mark for giving up his valuable time. It is impressive to see how involved Mark is during the session and I know his support and positive comments will be a great boost to my son's confidence ahead of a busy season.
Carolyn, Ned Whitney's mother views on Mark Ramprakash Master Class session at Cricket Plus Academy.
I thought it was really good how Mark went round each group and spent time with each individual as it is not often that you get the chance to spend time with a cricketer of his standing. His encouraging remarks have given me confidence in my game as a batsman at the start of the season which is really important. It was also great to talk with him about how to get into a good mindset ahead of a match. Thank you very much to Mark and Cricket Plus for a great session with a great batsman.
Ned Whitney came back to Cricket Plus to work with Mark Ramprakash at the Master Class session. (27th March, 2016)
Simply awesome!!! What a morning. From the bottom of all of our hearts we can't thank you enough for a great experience. Both the pupils and coaches got so much out of the day".
Richard Church, Head of PE, Challney High School, Luton
CHS Cricket Team Attended Wasim Akram Fast Bowling Master Class
"Maxwell is still buzzing, he loved it so much and is challenging his coaches in how he should do things so he has really taken in the advice he was given".
Sally Mullins, on her son Maxwell Mullins, who attended Wasim Akram Fast Bowling Clinic
"Saqlain's knowledge and understanding of the game is second to none. He was quick in analysing my bowling, and encouraged me to experiment variations. His understanding of the art of bowling is second to none, and by far is the best spin bowling coach I have ever worked with".
Ranjit Singh attended Saqlain Mushtaq Spin Bowling Master Class
"Great to have the opportunity to be coached by an expert like Saqlain and the session was really fun"
George Holden attended Saqlain Mushtaq Spin Bowling Master Class
"After speaking to the amazing cricketers I am determined to get a level five in all subjects. I know I should never give up my goal and try to achieve it."
Beech Hill Primary School Pupil, Year 6
"When Saqlain and Faisal came their inspiration was amazing. I have learnt so much about determination and to always listen to my parents and repect them. If you ever want to achieve something always look inside your heart and believe."
Beech Hill Primary School Luton pupil who attends the School Cricket Club
"Saqlain Mushtaq & Faisal Khan were remarkable. They demonstrated and promoted the qualities that young people need to succeed in an ever changing world. The importance of always trying your best, being determined to succeed and remaining resilient, no matter how hard things become, is crucial in gaining success. It is important to inspire other people to embrace new opportunities and learn together to achieve excellence."
Gary Hawkins, Assistant Headteacher, Beech Hill Primary School
"Many thanks for a great Batting Masterclass with Mark Ramprakash. Ned found the morning really enjoyable and informative. A fantastic opportunity to be coached by a legend of the game".
Ned Whitney attended Mark Ramprakash Batting Master Class
“I am really impressed with what Saqlain told us about overcoming fears and how team work is so important to achieving our goals”
Iram Mahmood, student of Denbigh High School, Luton, Bedfordshire Saqlain Mushtaq delivered lecture on "Importance of Learning Languages" at Denbigh High School
“Saqlain told us about how hard work and commitment was so important to being successful”
Aa-Ishah Khan, student of Denbigh High School, Luton, Bedfordshire
“Saqlain taught us that perseverance is key to achieving your goals and ambitions – If you’re caught in a struggle, keep your head high and carry on going and one day, you will achieve”
Maryam Islan & Ansa Aftab, students of Denbigh High School, Luton, Bedfordshire