About us

Detailed Info About Mahesh Inder Singh Sodhi

  • Highly respected Cricket Coach with 32 years of experience in Coaching with Sports Authority of India and retired as Chief Coach.
  • Under his coaching, more than 100 players have played for BCCI/ National School tournaments in different age group.
  • Served Punjab Cricket Association as Chief Manager: Cricket for 3 years.
  • Coach for Punjab Ranji Trophy Team from 1990 to 1992.
  • Played for North Zone vs. West Indies Senior Team in 1987 at Pune.
  • Selected for North Zone vs. New Zealand Senior Team in 1988 at Faridabad.
  • Played Duleep Trophy.
  • Played Deodher Trophy.
  • Played Ranji Trophy for Punjab for more than 14 years.
  • Captained North Zone U 22 and Punjab in 1978.
  • National Institute of Sports Diploma in Coaching.
  • Diploma in Physical Education 

About Academy

SODHI CRICKET ACADEMY is an institute which has been inaugrated very recently by International Cricketer Harbhajan Singh at Chandigarh. This Academy has been formed with a sole objective of fulfilling dreams of boys & girls. Every youngster starts his cricket with a dream of representing their country but somehow these dreams remain unfulfilled due to lack of correct coaching and basic infrastructure. Hence Sodhi Cricket Academy’s forte is one and only and that is to provide correct coaching with 100% focus on the basics of the game. 
Sodhi Cricket Academy has its roots in Patiala too since last 18 years with another academy working with the name of NICS. This Patiala Academy has Indoor Facilities which is a huge asset for any aspiring youngster as practice never comes to stand still due to any extreme weather conditions. The Players of Sodhi cricket academy who have brought laurels to the country with their intense hard work for years are as follows:-

Reetinder Singh Sodhi
Played Senior India, Captain India U 15 World Cup at England, Captain India U 19 World Cup at Sri Lanka, India A, Challengers Trophy, Ranji Trophy, Presently BCCI Match Referee and Expert Commentator

Mayank Markande
India A, IPL, currently playing Ranji Trophy, 2018 ACC Emerging Teams Asia Cup

Perry Goyal
Played India U 19 World Cup at Kuala Lumpur

Jiwanjot Singh
India A, Board President XI, Duleep Trophy, currently playing Ranji Trophy

Hardevinder Singh (Hardy singh)
Played India U-19, presently is a Star Singer known as Hardy Sandhu

Anmolpreet Singh 
Played India A, IPL, India Under 19, Ranji Trophy, 

Prabhsimran Singh
India Under 19, IPL

Kunwar Raina
Ranji Trophy

Ikjot Singh
Ranji Trophy, Under 23 Punjab

Gagandeep Singh Saroa
Played for Indian Schools in Asia Cup