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Saudi boys primed

Arab boys are being introduced to cricket in the latest development drive of the Saudi Cricket Centre

Saudi boys primed - Cricket News
Arab boys are being introduced to cricket in the latest development drive of the Saudi Cricket Centre. A five-week program in Yanbu in western Saudi Arabia has just been completed, with two primary schools the beneficiaries.

The Ibn-e-Sina and Ibn-e-Katheer Primary Schools were trained at Yanbu?s at the Royal Commission Cricket Ground were coached by Abbas Al Nadwi and Saudi U-19 captain Abdullah Khan. Saudi Cricket Centre CEO Nadeem Nadwi reports that "we have about 58 young boys from age 8-14 who have been regularly provided cricket 3 times a week. There are two Saudi PE teachers in both the schools and we have agreed with them to learn more about Cricket to be instrumental in our efforts."