Former India opener Virender Sehwag on Wednesday launched the cricket coaching website and app, CRICURU intending to revolutionize the learning experience for blooming players. The curriculum for each player has been thought out by Sehwag, along with former India batsman and batting coach Sanjay Bangar. The application will take the help of AI to teach young cricketers.
As stated in a release it will be India’s first AI-enabled coaching website that aims to offer a personalized learning experience for the younger players. It will help youngsters learn playing cricket through master classes of 30 player coaches from across the globe with about four hours of curated video content with each coach.
AB de Villiers, Brett Lee, Brian Lara, Chris Gayle, Dwayne Bravo, Harbhajan Singh, Jonty Rhodes are all coaches involved in a solution, that intends to democratize learning in cricket. It also brings the best from around the world. In an official statement, Sehwag explained the curriculum of the application.
“Our curriculum is designed meticulously giving access to coaching experts from across the globe to offer an uninterrupted coaching experience for aspiring cricketers at par with international standards of cricket.”
In a world where everyone is spending record times on screens and at home, cricketers from even tier two and three cities can easily access and use this tool to sharpen their skills. CRICURU also allows parents to become partners with their children, as they work towards attaining the required skill set for a professional cricket career.
The application is available on both iOS and Android devices. Each class of CRICURU includes extensive pre-recorded video content and offers a combination of demonstrations and interviews where the coach shares his experience and learning with users as to how they navigated success, failure, and fame. Users can log on to the website to subscribe, the subscription fee starts from Rs 299 for one year.