BAN vs NZ: Ashwell Prince named Bangladesh batting consultant ahead of T20 World Cup: Former South Africa batsman Ashwell Prince will take over as Bangladesh’s batting consultant till the 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in Australia.
Prince will leave his position as the head coach of South African domestic side Western Province to take over the role with Bangladesh. The South African worked with Bangladesh in a similar capacity during their successful tour of Zimbabwe in July, but wasn’t on hand during Bangladesh’s 4-1 T20I home series victory against Australia.
BAN vs NZ: Ashwell Prince named Bangladesh batting consultant ahead of T20 World Cup
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Speaking on his appointment, Prince said in a statement: “I thoroughly enjoyed my experience with the Bangladesh national team during what was obviously a very successful tour for the team in Zimbabwe. The level of cricket played by both Bangladesh and Zimbabwe was of a really high standard.”
Prince added that the quality and unity in the Bangladesh camp meant their first-ever series victory against Australia wasn’t a surprise to him.