[caption id="attachment_646542" align="alignnone" width="594"]<img class="size-full wp-image-646542" alt="Ravichandran Ashwin Getty Images" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/826309986.jpg" width="594" height="355" /> Ravichandran Ashwin already has an academy in Dubai Getty Images[/caption] <p></p> <p></p><strong>Chennai:</strong> <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/India" target="_blank">India</a> cricketer <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/ravichandran-ashwin" target="_blank">Ravichandran Ashwin'</a>s Gen-Next Cricket Academy is set to spread its wings, by operating from more centres. According to a press release, youngsters can train at select branches of Pon Vidyashram schools in the city from September 30. The three signature programmes of Gen-Next (Weekend, Vision 20 and High-Performance Centre) would be available for the players to choose from, the release said. <p></p> <p></p>Gen-Next's chief mentor Ashwin said, "Developing good infrastructure is a part of Gen-Next dream.. As a kid, I knew the kind of hardships my parents went through just to make me get to my coaching centre. If every area has 2-3 good nets, it will bring down the travel time and also ensure youngsters get more time to practice more regularly.. I am sure the new facilities will adhere to the high standards we have set and help players realise their potential," he added. <p></p> <p></p>Coaching at the Valasaravakkam facility would open from September 30 while that at Injambakkam would open shortly. Coaching at Kolapakkam would start by the end of the year, it added. <p></p> <p></p>Ashwin s Chennai-based GenNext Cricket Academy and Kings will be providing a new coaching program specially designed by the spinner himself. This will help the youngsters to improve their game to the next level.