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Event Start Date : 01/08/2018 Event End Date 01/08/2018


Highlights of DAVPS Cricket team from July 2017 - May 2018

The Academic Year 2017-18 was an eventful year as the young boys of D.A.V. Public School formed a Cricket Team for U-14 and U-16.

Special Coaching Techniques were imparted  for each area of specialisation and also fitness. Expert guidance and training by four trainers led by Mr.Ramesh Babu, Senior Coach is done throughout the week days.

The Team has been competing against strong teams. They have emerged as one of the tough sides after outplaying their opponents to make our school proud.

In CIT U-14 Tournament, our School  reached the Finals and won the Runner Up Trophy. The Team got the recognition at TNCA and KDCA level.  A few team members got selected in First level and Final level for the  Kancheepuram District U-14 Team. DAVPS played 15 tournaments between January and  May 2018 and won 67%  matches. DAVPS team has reached the Semi finals in a couple of tournaments, scored a few centuries and taken a few wickets.

The rigorous training and consistent performance is shaping a lot of potential among the students who are sure to reserve a berth in the T.N State Team. The unflinching support and motivation from the School Management, Principal, Staff and the Parents is helping the Cricket Team take giant leaps in the Cricket Arena.

The School has taken a novel initiative in laying the ‘Astroturf’ within the School campus to practice at nets and accelerate ball swing, bounce and spin for both batsmen and bowlers and offer natural play and aids to improve performance.

Inaugural  Ceremony of the Astroturf  Pitch

The new pitch was inaugurated on 01.08.2018 at the hands of Ms. Rema Devi, Academic Coordinator and Ms. Sujatha.M, Supervisory In-charge in the presence of the parents, coaches and the young Cricket aspirants.

 A special felicitation ceremony for the students who made a remarkable contribution to the team at various tournaments at District and State level during the Academic Year 2017-2018 was hosted at the School premises.


                                                                       The  Astroturf  Pitch  - all set for Inauguration


        Diehard Cricketers and Ardent Parent Supporters                                                 Felicitation for the Best Performers

                Witnessing the Felicitation Ceremony


                                                                           A Beaming School Team with their Laurels