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Wing Commander ARIJIT GHOSH (Retd), Chief Operating Officer, Jain Academy of Sporting Excellence (JASE)
Former Ranji Trophy Cricketer (Left Handed Opening Batsman& WK) & qualified Level B coach from the BCCI National Cricket Academy and a BCCI Match Referee for domestic matches.
Former Secretary, Air Force Sports Board. Closely associated with the conduct of elite sports events like the Military World Games and Commonwealth Games in this capacity.  Represented Asia on an exclusive four member Jury of Appeal at Military World Championships abroad.


  • Played 5 Seasons of Ranji Trophy between 1987-88 &  1994-95
  • One amongst a handful of brothers who hold a world record of having scored hundreds together in the same innings of a First Class Match. Others on the list are the illustrious Chappell, Amarnath, Waugh, Mohammed, Crowe and Flower brothers
  • Level B Coach from National Cricket Academy
  • Former BCCI Match Referee for Domestic matches
  • Former Secretary, Air Force Sports Board, New Delhi
  • Served as the Asian Representative on the Jury of Appeal at Military World Championships
  • Captained the Indian Air Force cricket team
  • Played in the Vizzy Trophy for the East Zone Universities team (a 14 member team picked from 25 university teams in the Eastern Zone), in two consecutive seasons
  • Selector, Services Ranji Trophy team.

JAI PRAKASH PANDEY, Chief Coach, Cricket
Former Ranji Trophy cricketer, who has played in the National championship for 9 seasons. He is a highly qualified Cricket coach who has worked with the Canadian World Cup squad in 2011 and the Rajasthan Royals cricket team in this year's IPL.


  • Level A & B Cricket Coaching Certification from the National Cricket Academy of the BCCI
  • Certificate Course In Cricket Coaching from the National Institute of Sports
  • Physical Conditioner’s Course from  Armed Forces Sports Medicine Centre, Pune
  • BCCI Ground Curator’s Workshops

 Coaching Experience

  • Worked on the Coaching Staff of the Rajasthan Royals Cricket Team in IPL 2011
  • Worked with the Canadian World Cup Squad preparing for the World Cup 2011
  • Chief Coach, Services Ranji Trophy Team
  • Chief Coach, Indian Air Force Cricket Team
  • Bowling Coach with World Cricket Academy, 2009 -11

Achievements as a Player

  • Played for Services in the Ranji Trophy for 9 seasons, between 1993-94 & 2001-02
  • Highest wicket taker in the North Zone Ranji Trophy League in 1994-95 with 28 wickets from 5 matches
  • Selected in the North Zone Duleep Trophy squad in the 1995-96 season

ENRICO PIPERNO, Visiting Consultant, Tennis (Former Ten - time National Champion)

  • Indian Davis Cup Team coach for nearly 10 years, when the National Team produced excellent results
  • Currently the Indian Women’s Federation Cup team coach. Coaches Sania Mirza in this capacity
  • Has been to numerous Olympics and Asian Games in addition to all Grand Slam tournaments like Wimbledon, US, French  and Australian  Opens etc
  • Has coached and travelled with Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi  when they were the No 1 Doubles pair in the world

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