Gary Kirsten keen to set up cricket academy in India

Although nothing has been "majorly' planned yet, Gary Kirsten - former India coach - says the thought has been in his mind for some time.

updated: January 28, 2014 23:03 IST
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Hyderabad: Former South African cricketer Gary Kirsten is keen to set up a cricket academy in India, if he gets an opportunity.

The former coach of the Indian team said while nothing was "majorly" planned, this was something he was certainly looking into.

"I have been thinking about that. I would like to do it. I will have an opportunity to possibly reach out to lot of younger players in the country. If that opportunity presents itself, I would look forward to taking that opportunity," he told reporters on the sidelines of an event here. (Also read: Kirsten all set to rescue Delhi Daredevils)

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