Canada have roped in Monty Desai as their new head coach for the upcoming World Cricket League Division 2 Qualifiers. Desai has had teaching expertise with Afghanistan, Nepal, and IPL groups Rajasthan Royals and Gujarat Lions, aside from different regional squads in India and Canada. He was Afghanistan’s batting coach once they gained the World Cup 2019 Qualifiers final yr in Zimbabwe.
In all, he has over 12 years of teaching expertise on the nationwide and worldwide ranges. Most not too long ago, he was the Andhra coach within the Indian home circuit.
“Monty’s experience could be the much-needed strategic help to the senior males’s staff as Cricket Canada embarks on a busy schedule this month onwards,” Cricket Canada president Ranjit Saini mentioned. “I’ve recognized Monty for a few years and seen him develop as a profitable coach. His willingness to help Cricket Canada is far appreciated. That is the perfect it might probably get and we’re all excited.”
Desai is already with the Canada squad which is at the moment present process a coaching camp in Sri Lanka forward of the WCL Division 2 Qualifiers.
Canada will function within the Division 2 Qualifiers subsequent month, together with Hong Kong, Oman, Papua New Guinea, USA and the hosts Namibia. The matches shall be in a round-robin format with Canada dealing with Hong Kong of their first match on April 20.