Former Australian paceman Peter Siddle has signed with Tasmanian Tigers for the 2020-21 season, shifting away from his earlier crew Victoria. Siddle has performed 67 Tests and 20 ODIs for the Australian nationwide crew.
“My greatest goal is to come to Tasmania and play good cricket, while hopefully winning a few games which will be my biggest aim,” Siddle was quoted as saying in an official assertion.
“There’s a few players down here that I’ve played a lot of cricket with, and there’s a bunch of younger players that I’m looking forward to playing alongside.”
The proper arm pacer retired from worldwide cricket final December and is now eyeing a profession in ocaching. He spoke about how his stint in Tasmania could possibly be a stepping stone for his future plans.
“It’s a great opportunity for me while I’m still playing to work alongside Griff,” he famous.
“I want to develop my coaching skills further and really help some of the younger boys who have already shown a great amount of talent.”
Siddle performed alongside aspect wicket-keeper batsman Matthew Wade for the Australian crew and mentioned that he’s trying to play with Wade once more at Tasmania.
“To get the opportunity to play alongside Wadey again is very exciting, we’ve had a lot of success playing alongside together and now we can have that same success down in Tassie.”
“I see this as an exciting venture for me, and it’s something that I am really looking forward to,” he added.