Former New Zealand categorical tempo bowler Shane Bond has been appointed as head coach of MI Emirates for the inaugural version of UAE’s Worldwide League T20. He’ll proceed to be in his present position as bowling coach of Indian Premier League (IPL) facet Mumbai Indians. The MI Emirates teaching staff consists of present Mumbai Indians expertise scouts, Parthiv Patel and Vinay Kumar who will debut as coaches — Parthiv as batting coach, Vinay as bowling coach and former MI all-rounder James Franklin as fielding coach. As well as, former India participant, Robin Singh, has been appointed basic supervisor, cricket, MI Emirates.
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“Shane Bond joined Mumbai Indians in 2015 and has since received 4 titles and within the course of constructed a formidable working fashion and serving to bowlers realise their potential on the world stage. Robin Singh joined the teaching staff of Mumbai Indians in 2010 and since then has been a part of 5 IPL and two Champions League campaigns working carefully with Shane Bond. Robin’s stint with UAE cricket may also assist as MI Emirates expands MI’s cricket philosophy within the UAE.
“Parthiv Patel has represented Mumbai Indians up to now and since 2020 been part of the expertise scouting staff, and Vinay Kumar, who can be a former MI participant joined the scouting staff in 2021. Each Parthiv and Vinay had been part of Mumbai Indians’ profitable campaigns in 2015 and 2017,” mentioned Mumbai Indians in a press release on Saturday.
Former MI all-rounder and coach James Franklin has additionally joined MI Emirates as fielding coach. “With a agency grounding in MI, this staff will likely be in a fantastic place to infuse MI Emirates with all that MI resonates with,” the assertion added.
“I welcome Shane, Robin, Parthiv, Vinay and James to their new roles in MI Emirates. Having been an integral a part of MI for varied durations of time, the teaching staff is exceptionally well-versed within the values that make MI what it’s. I am certain they’d be capable of construct MI Emirates as a staff that draws the love of passionate MI followers,” mentioned Akash M. Ambani, Chairman, Reliance Jio Infocomm.
“It is a privilege to be appointed the Head Coach of MI Emirates. It is at all times thrilling to construct a brand new staff and I am wanting ahead to furthering the MI legacy and provoking our gamers to take the sport to new heights,” mentioned Shane Bond.
MI Emirates introduced its staff forward of the inaugural version of UAE’s Worldwide League T20. The squad will likely be based mostly out of Abu Dhabi, and consists of a mixture of present and previous MI gamers, with new stars additionally becoming a member of the squad.