The Jaisimha Cricket Academy is a venture promoted by the family of the legendary Hyderabadi and Indian cricketer, the late M.L. Jaisimha, in the fulfillment of a cherished dream. The Academy brings cricket to one and all in matchless style by providing unique stadium-like, all-weather cricketing facilities in an 8000 sft indoor arena, 365 days a year (on a pay-and-play basis).


Jayesh Ranjan chatting with Shivlal Yadav

Hari Mohan compering the event

Mrs Jaisimha with Mr Rama Raju of Siris

Vidyuth, Chamundi and Hari

Purnima Rau, Chamundeshwarnath, Mohan Ganesh Rao and Indira Lingam

Vidyuth, Hari and Jayesh Ranjan

Deccan Chargers Practice

Deccan Chargers practicing hard

Scot Styris bowling

Scot Styris in the Academy

Styris in conversation with Vidyuth

Venugopal Rao practicing

Zoysa being interviewed

Tour to RTD Stadium (Ananthapur)- 1st trip June 2006, 2nd trip January 2007

Best kept private ground in the country

The man himself (Moncho Ferrer with the boys)

MLJ Academy boys outside their rooms

Practice match in progress

Mr.Baig giving tips

The picturesque pavilion

Practice match in progress

Good camaraderie!

Group photograph.

Biography of ML Jaisimha - My Way, Mr. Joseph Antony and Mrs. Jayanthi Jaisimha

MY WAY - The biography of M.L. Jaisimha
The biography of M.L. Jaisimha, 'My Way', was released by Indian batting legend and arguably Jai's biggest fan, Sunil Gavaskar at the Jaisimha Cricket Academy, Hyderabad on November 14, 2005. Written by A. Joseph Antony, Special Correspondent, Sports with The Hindu in Hyderabad and Jayanthi Jaisimha the biography carries many wonderful insights into one of India's most glamorous and shrewd cricketers. The first copy of the book was presented by Gavaskar to V.V.S. Laxman, one of Jai's prot�g�s, in the presence of a huge crowd.
Hari Mohan compering the event

Many of Jai's old friends, team mates and students attended the function prominent among them being test cricketers Gavaskar, V.V.S. Laxman, Shivlal Yadav, Venkatapathy Raju and Noel David among others. The book release was followed by a reading of excerpts from the book by 'Little Theatre'. Priced at Rs. 100, the book is available at the Jaisimha Cricket Academy.For further details contact the Academy at 040-32964963/73 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

VVS Laxman,Jayanthi Jaisimha,Sunil Gavaskar,Joseph Antony and Shivlal Yadav

Gavaskar capping Vidhika Jaisimha, the Academy's youngest member, seen with her mother Ritika Jaisimha

Vidyuth Jaisimha with Sunil Gavaskar

7th Junior Sub Junior Indoor Cricket Nationals for the Purkinje Cup - June 2006

Haryana   Hyderabad (finalists)

Action packed cricket

Srihari S (GM Purkinje) giving away the trophy

Venkatpathi Raju giving away winners trophy

6th Senior National Indoor Cricket Champion at the Academy - June 2006

The opening ceremony

National Anthem being sung

Guests of Honour

Venu   Parthiv meeting players

J Jaisimha presents Venugopal with MLJ's biography

Thrilling action unlimited

Batting not easy

Winners Pondicherry celebrate

Speed Gun Challenge - October 2006

The speed gun challenge at Gymkhana grounds ( 250 boys participated )

Vidyuth Jaisimha gives ETV details of the challenge

The 12 selected boys

7th Senior Indoor Nationals

Finals in progress - Haryana vs Hyderabad

Hyderabad team celebrating their victory

Mrs Jaisimha presents a memento to VVS Laxman

Mark of Purkinje, Jayesh Ranjan, (MD APTDC), Laxman and Vidyuth

Jayesh Ranjan presenting memento to coach Chetan Joshi

VVS Laxman presenting winners trophy to Maj Arvindan of Hyd (Coach Baig in centre)

ML Jaisimha Cricket 365 Tour to Srilanka - January 2006

The team at the airport

Batting indoors with instant replays of batting

M L Jaisimha Cricket 365 Academy team

Mrs Jayanthi Jaisimha presenting a memento to Brendon Kuruppu (Former Sri Lankan WK)

Playing a match against Sri Lanka colts

Haryana Indoor Cricket Association's Tour of the Academy - March 2006

Venkatpathi Raju being introduced to the Haryana team

Captains at the toss

Samrat Singh of Haryana receives the winners trophy from Ritika Jaisimha

Tie-Up with Srilankan Airlines - October 2005

(RM) Sri Lanka   Indian Sub-Continent N Prabaharan of SriLankan Airlines with Venkatpathi Raju   Jayanthi Jaisimha during the function

First Indoor Corporate Cricket Tournament in Hyderabad

Signage of Academy

MLJaisimha Fieldturf Corporate Cup being presented to HSBC by Karsan Ghavri

HSBC after winning the corporate cup

Col. Malhotra, Karsan Ghavri and Vidyuth Jaisimha at the awards presentation