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2022-02-09 09:11:00

Former Australian pacer Shaun Tait. — AFP/File

Former Australian pacer Shaun Tait has been appointed as the bowling coach for one yr forward of the historic tour of Australia to Pakistan.

In a press release issued right now, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) introduced that Saqlain Mushtaq will proceed as head coach for an additional 12 months, whereas Mohammad Yousuf might be tha batting coach for the Australia sequence.

The PCB additionally named the squad for the Take a look at sequence towards Australia, together with Haris Rauf and Shan Masood rather than Bilal Asif and Abid Ali.

Different participant assist personnel embody Mansoor Rana (supervisor), Shahid Aslam (assistant to go coach), Cliffe Deacon (physiotherapist), Drikus Saaiman (coach/energy and conditioning coach), Abdul Majeed (fielding coach), Emmad Ahmed Hameed (media and digital supervisor), Col (retd) Usman Anwari (safety supervisor), Talha Ejaz (analyst) and Malang Ali (masseur).

The board had introduced to rent overseas coaches for the nationwide group and an commercial was additionally printed in newspapers in search of functions from the candidates however the course of couldn’t be accomplished in time.

The lads’s cricket group is with no everlasting teaching workers since September 2021 when Misbah-ul-Haq and Waqar Younis stepped down as a result of variations over group choice for the T20 World Cup 2021.

Saqlain Mushtaq was then appointed as head coach however he too introduced to resign final month.

Who’s Shaun Tait?

It’s pertinent to say right here that Shaun Tait had introduced his retirement from all types of the sport in 2017 as a result of persistent elbow accidents.

Tait had retired from first-class cricket in 2009 and one-day internationals in 2011.

The former quick bowler was instrumental in Australia’s 2007 World Cup triumph in West Indies, the place he was the joint-second highest wicket-taker with 23 dismissals within the event.

He represented Australia in three assessments, 35 ODIs and 21 T20s and made his final worldwide look towards India within the shortest format at Sydney final yr.

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