Agencies, New Delhi
Former South African cricketer Gary Kirsten and former India fast-bowler Ashish Nehra have been appointed as batting and bowling Coach of the IPL franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB).
The duo will also play the role of mentors for the team during the upcoming edition of the cash-rich league.Speaking on their appointment, RCB Chief Coach Daniel Vettori on Tuesday said, “I am excited to welcome Gary and Ashish to the coaching team for Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Both of them bring a wealth of experience in cricket, which the team can learn from immensely. We look forward to an amazing season.”The auction for IPL season is scheduled for January 27, 28 and the franchises have to decide on the retention players by January 4.