Mark Bawa is a part of Ghana National Cricket Team since 2004. He is also involved with Coaching and plays for Accra Titans Cricket Club. In an Interview with Global Leader Mr.Vishal Yadav, Mark speaks about the challenges Ghana Cricket is facing and the progress Ghana Cricket has made so far.
1. Tell us about you?
Full Name: Mark Bawa
Date of Birth: 17 April 1989
Playing Role: Wicket Keeper Batsman
Batting Style: Righthand batman
Bowling Style: off spin
Address: Accra, Ghana
2. At Present: Are you a Coach? A cricket player? A cricket related business? A club Owner? A cricket Fan? Mention your work profile (if anything else).
Yes I am a coach and at the same time a cricket player. I also have a share in cricket Academy in Ghana.
I also work as an Insurance Broker.
3. Are you playing cricket currently? If Yes - Since how long are you playing cricket? What level of cricket have you played so far in your country?
Yes I play cricket currently. I have been part of the national team since 2004 to date. I have played in most of the domestic league in the country. I mean the first division league.
4. Do you play for any club or a team? Mention their names? When was it founded? Where are you working currently?
Yes I play for the first rated club in the country named Accra Titans cricket Club. It was founded in 2012.
5. Where do you and your team see yourself in coming 5 years? Where do you want to focus in order to improve your cricket?
We see our self in the international seen. I focus in playing most cricket in the south and east where much games are played.
6. Do your club/association have any website or Facebook page? Mention their links.
Yes my club has and my association have one. My club on Facebook is Accra Titans cricket Club and the association is Ghana cricket association.
7. Any recent achievements/activities that you had. (It could be organizing a small camp, or just playing a match or organizing a cricket camp or playing a tournament series) Do mention the date.
Yes I coach my academy to win the Juvinal league for the year 2013.
8. Would you like to come to India for a tournament or a coaching camp? Or do you want to travel any other country (if Yes, please mention the name)?
Yes I will love and will be happy to come to INDIA TO DO MORE COACHING OR FOR A TOURNAMENT. I will also like to visit Australia, Canada and the USA.
9. What are the challenges you are facing in your country's cricket? If any, how do you feel to overcome those challenges?
We are facing facility problems . That is very important ... we lack that very much. I think the ICC, ACA must help affiliate countries to develop at least one field I mean proper field to help enhance the game of cricket.
10. One thing that you instantly need that would boost the involvement of people in your country's cricket?
SUPPORT AND FUNDING
11. Name any 3 active Cricket Clubs from your locality, Country. Also mention the name and email id of these 3 clubs.
BALAGI GROUP OF COMPANIES (BGC)
12. Would you like to nominate any club from your country for a free website from Global Cricket Community? If Yes, Why?
YES and I will say ACCRA TITANS because most of the national team players comes out from that club.
13. Tell in brief (One paragraph). Which country are you supporting this World Cup? And Why?
To be honest I was supporting the west Indians and South African (proteas).