The West – Gabba grounds manager Kevin Mitchel Jr will retire after the Ashes Test in November.

Summary

  • Gabba grounds manager Kevin Mitchel Jr will retire after the Ashes Test in November.
  • “In the ’80s we had the really good West Indies teams touring with the likes of Clive Lloyd, Viv Richards and the big four fast bowlers and that was an eye-opener for me.
  • I thought what a great place to work,” Mr Mitchell said.
  • “The search is on for a new curator but Sport Minister Mick de Brenni says Mr Mitchell will be a hard act to follow.
  • The next curator will have absolutely huge shoes to fill.


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