Rajasthan Royals parted methods with its head coach Andrew McDonald forward of this yr’s Indian Premier League. Trevor Penney, who has beforehand labored with the Indian staff – has been named the lead assistant coach, the franchise stated in a press release.
Penney will work intently with the Royals’ Director of Cricket, Kumar Sangakkara, captain Sanju Samson and the management staff comprising the teaching workers – spin bowling coach Sairaj Bahatule, quick bowling coach Rob Cassell, and fielding coach Dishant Yagnik.
As a part of the restructuring, Amol Muzumdar’s function transitions to an out-of-season Excessive Efficiency Batting coach to help the squad and RR academies.
McDonald took cost of the staff final yr, however the staff struggled and completed on the backside of the desk.
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“”Everybody at Rajasthan Royals wish to thank Andrew for his efforts in the direction of the IPL season 13. He coached the staff throughout an extremely difficult COVID restricted interval and we wish to want him all the perfect for his future endeavours with the Australian Males’s Cricket Crew and the Birmingham Phoenix within the Hundred”, stated Jake Lush McCrum, COO, Rajasthan Royals.
“It is improbable to have Trevor Penney on board right here at Rajasthan Royals. He is very skilled and understands the sport very effectively which I’m certain will assist contribute to the gamers’ and squad’s total development. I am assured Trevor’s appointment goes to set us on the appropriate pathway and will probably be great to have him work with our squad,” stated Sangakkara on Penney’s appointment.