News International – BCB may have separate coaches for red and white-ball cricket

DHAKA: Bangladesh are considering the idea, put forward by Gary Kirsten, of appointing separate coaches for red and white-ball cricket.

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  • BCB may have separate coaches for red and white-ball cricket DHAKA: Bangladesh are considering the idea, put forward by Gary Kirsten, of appointing separate coaches for red and white-ball cricket.
  • That could mean the board appoints two separate head coaches for Tests and limited-overs cricket, or one coach along with “two or three” batting consultants.
  • This change in mindset, particularly after T20s have come, is why Kirsten feels we should have separate red and white ball coaches.
  • Kirsten, who is specifically working on recommending a head coach and other coaching positions for Bangladesh, said that the focus should be on appointing someone who can get the team prepared for the 2019 World Cup.
  • Kirsten will now interview a few candidates, with the BCB hoping to have a permanent head coach in place by June 15.


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