Former Zimbabwean cricketer and Punjab Kings assistant coach, Andy Flower, is extremely more likely to turn out to be the pinnacle coach of the newly-added franchise, Lucknow, within the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Flower was the assistant coach of Punjab till the IPL 2021 season. He despatched in his resignation a couple of weeks in the past and it was accepted. “He despatched his resignation to the workforce just lately. It has been accepted. There’s a good probability that he goes to one of many new groups (Lucknow or Ahmedabad),” a BCCI official had advised PTI.
Now that he’s free to work, Flower can turn out to be the following head coach of Lucknow. Flower has the benefit amongst a couple of candidates due to his wonderful rapport with KL Rahul, who is anticipated to be purchased by the Lucknow franchise forward of the IPL 2022 mega public sale.
Right here’s what a workforce official stated concerning the head coach being Andy Flower:
“We have now been listening to quite a lot of names. Solely in the present day somebody wrote that Gary Kirsten can be turning into the coach. We’re in talks with a couple of, however except somebody indicators for us, we can not affirm,” the official was quoted as saying to PTI.
Flower has good expertise within the area having coached England again in 2010 once they gained the 2010 T20 World Cup title. He’s presently serving as the pinnacle coach for the PBKS owned franchise, Saint Lucia Kings, within the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).
Other than Flower, the opposite two in rivalry are former Indian tempo bowler, Ashish Nehra, and New Zealand spinner, Daniel Vettori.