Previous Australian wicketkeeper Brad Haddin and South African Charl Langeveldt have joined Punjab Kings in advance of the forthcoming version of the Indian Leading League (IPL 2023).
Brad Haddin will enjoy the twin position of assistant mentor as effectively as fielding coach, although Charl Langeveldt will be the bowling mentor for the crew. Haddin represented Australia in 66 Assessments, 126 ODIs, and 34 T20s.
Haddin’s entry into the Punjab franchise soon after they replaced Anil Kumble with Trevor Bayliss as the new head mentor. The two Haddin and Bayliss share a good performing partnership and had been collectively even at Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Punjab Kings earlier introduced Shikhar Dhawan as their new skipper replacing Mayank Agarwal.
The Punjab Kings, led by Kumble and captain Mayank Agarwal, completed the IPL 2023 season in sixth location with just seven wins from 14 games and unsuccessful to make the playoffs in his a few-12 months phrase.
The franchise made the decision not to renew Kumble’s deal alongside assistant coach Jonty Rhodes and bowling coach Damien Wright. Previous South African batter Rhodes experienced joined Punjab forward of the 2020 edition, though Wright came on board the pursuing 12 months. The only member to survive this overhaul was Andrew Leipus who proceeds to provide as a physio for the franchise.
“The board and the head mentor have felt that it is time for a adjust of route and leadership and Shikhar getting the countrywide captain (of the ODI workforce), it was felt that he is the appropriate male to lead the workforce in the coming period. We are self-confident underneath him and Trevor, the crew will make the previous 4,” Cricbuzz quoted Wadia as declaring.