Sri Lanka’s World Cup profitable Australian coach Dav Whatmore was on Sunday appointed Baroda’s Ranji group coach as nicely as Director of Cricket, state physique’s secretary Ajit Lele confirmed. The PTI had reported a pair of days again that Whatmore was set to turn out to be the Baroda coach having been in cost of Kerala group final season. Whatmore is a famous coach, who was additionally in cost of India U-19 group that received the junior World Cup in Malaysia again in 2008 beneath Virat Kohli’s captaincy.
BCA secretary Lele advised PTI: “Whatmore has been appointed as coach of the Ranji trophy team and also the Director of Cricket for a period of two years.”
In his position as Director of Cricket, the age-group coaches, U-23, U-19 and U-16 might be guided by the Australian, Lele mentioned.
It is leanrt that after BCA supplied him the job, Whatmore gave a go-forward from his finish and communicated his resolution to former Mumbai batsman Shishir Hattangadi, who’s the CEO of the Association. Following a dismal season, Whatmore had parted methods with Kerala after spending three years with the southern facet.