Chris Gayle Academy

Success At Chris Gayle Foundation Dinner

The Chris Gayle Foundation is a charitable cause aiding youngsters in making good choices, understanding consequences of actions, setting achievable goals, working hard, looking after health and respecting others - namely in areas of deprivation and disadvantage.
18 October 2017
 

Adrian St John - a lovely man, a fine cricketer, a leader of men

The death of Adrian St John late last week in Trinidad has shocked and saddened the cricket community, with his loss particularly keenly felt in North London, where he was a valued member of the Chris Gayle Academy.
15 April 2016

'If both sides are at their best, West Indies will win'

After correctly predicting England and West Indies would win through to the ICC World T20 final, Chris Gayle Academy director Donovan Miller thinks the side from the Caribbean are favourites to win overall - but only just.
1 April 2016

'Afghanistan result will spur the West Indies on'

With Chris Gayle delighting the crowds in India, we thought it appropriate to get Donovan Miller, who directs the Chris Gayle Academy, to give us his thoughts on the ICC World T20 2016.
29 March 2016

Two Chris Gayle academies, one mission, driven by passion

Chris Gayle was fortunate enough as a young man to grow up close to Lucas Cricket Club, where he spent hours playing the game, and he now gives plenty back through his foundation which helps young people in England and Jamaica.
24 March 2016

Hit big, develop tactics, be lucky - a blueprint for T20 success

In Donovan Miller's latest article for Cricket World, he focusses on Twenty20 cricket, how it has changed the game, the coaching world and how you can succeed at it...
17 March 2016

'To become a coach at 20 years old was a bit strange'

Donovan Miller became a coach at the tender age of 20, and now runs his own coaching company, directs the Chris Gayle Academy and works with Essex CCC.
29 February 2016

The Chris Gayle Academy - making a difference through cricket

Launched in London in 2013, the Chris Gayle Academy has since made huge strides, opening an academy in Jamaica and has made a huge difference to the lives of young people through cricket.
10 February 2016

Gallery: Chris Gayle Academy team put through their paces

As the Chris Gayle Academy enters its fourth year, we ewre invited down to Walthamstow as the group were put through their paces by strength and conditioning experts Tenax Performance. Here's a flavour of the day.
30 January 2016

Gayle Set To Launch Academy In Jamaica

One year on from its successful launch in London, the Chris Gayle Academy will next week launch the Jamaican branch of the iconic cricketer's youth empowerment programme.
3 June 2014

Audio - More Than Cricket - The Chris Gayle Academy, One Year On

Cricket World caught up with Donovan Miller (Cricket For Change) and two members of the Chris Gayle Academy, one year after its launch in London.
23 May 2014

Chris Gayle Academy Launched In London

Earlier this week, West Indies, Jamaica and Royal Challengers Bangalore batsman Chris Gayle took time out ahead of the Champions Trophy to launch the Chris Gayle Academy (CGA) in London. The Academy, run by Cricket For Change and funded by Comic Relief, will also open in Jamaica in 2014, aims to unlock the potential of young people and use cricket as a vehicle to help them become role models in their communities.
1 June 2013

Cricket TV - Chris Gayle Optimistic Ahead Of Champions Trophy 2013 - Cricket World TV

Chris Gayle chatted to Cricket World TV during the launch of the Chris Gayle Academy in London, a project which aims to use cricket to develop young people into community leaders both in England and around the world. In this interview clip, he focusses on the Champions Trophy, reflecting on being part of the side that won in 2004, how they might fare in 2013, and whether he could one day emulate Sachin Tendulkar by scoring a double-century in a limited overs match.
31 May 2013