Sharjah Cricket Academy was established in 1989 under the umbrella of Sharjah Cricket Council. The Academy is one of the oldest cricket Academy from UAE. The club has 2 coaches who takes care of the players game development. Currently Mr. Mohammad Hyder is a Level 3 certified coach from Australia. Mr. Shehzada Salim he is level 2 Asian Cricket Council certified who takes care of the Under-17 team. Mr. Shehzada Salim also assists national Team of UAE as a fielding coach.
Sharjah Cricket academy has various levels of team which include youth, Women’s, Senior team. The Academy has more than 150 players in the age group of 7 – 16 as well as they have 20 girls and most of them have represented the women’s national team at different levels. Sharjah Cricket Academy provides the top most facilities to the players which include indoor as well as outdoor playing opportunity. The club has six turf and 3 cement wickets. And the club conducts the training 3 days in a week (Thursday, Friday, Saturday). Apart from this the club also organizes tours to other cricket playing countries mainly UK and Sri Lanka. Sharjah Cricket academy focuses of youth development.