The Elite School League 2018 season, a maiden venture by the Academy, was inaugurated on December 12, 2017. The interschool T20 cricket tournament aimed at promoting competitive cricket for students aged 17 and under, was the first of its kind in the UAE region.
A total of Twenty-eight schools participated in the tournament held at Ajman Cricket grounds, Dubai, from January 21 to February 1, 2018. The finals were held on February 2, 2018.
The Elite School League provided several benefits to players in the tournament. Players received coloured clothing kits for the tournament, games were streamed live with commentary, and match fixtures, statistics and results were posted on the website.
At the conclusion of the tournament, a team of 22 students - based on their performance, attitude and talent, have been handpicked for further advanced coaching and training. A team of mentors, analysts and nutrition and fitness specialists has begun providing structured high-performance training at the Robin Singh Sports Academy.
The interschool tournament has created a lot of excitement in the schools in the region, and the Academy plans to organize similar Leagues in the near future.