Indian Premier League 2022: Kolkata Knight Riders appoint Bharat Arun bowling coach | Cricket news


Bharat Arun is reportedly joining the KKR franchise as a bowling coach ahead of IPL 2022.© Twitter

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) announced on Friday that Bharat Arun will join the franchise as a bowling coach ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022. Until recently, Bharat Arun was the national team’s bowling coach. Indian since 2014 and has played a key role in helping Team India reach new heights. As a player he has represented India in tests and ODIs and has been a very successful national player for Tamil Nadu. “A warm welcome to B Arun to the KKR coaching staff. With a solid and successful pedigree in international football, I am sure Arun will complement the current staff we have and look forward to working with him. him, “KKR head coach Brendon said. McCullum said in a statement according to the KKR statement.

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“His experience at the international level and his ability to give confidence and clarity to our bowling group will be important as we try to quickly align a new group of players with KKR’s values ​​and style of play,” he said. -he adds.

Bharat Arun started his coaching career with the Tamil Nadu National Team and became the Head Bowling Coach at the National Cricket Academy in Bangalore. He then took the lead of India’s Under-19 team when India won the 2012 Under-19 World Cup in Australia.

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“I am very excited and looking forward to being a part of a blockbuster franchise, such as the Knight Riders. I have admired the Knight Riders franchise not only for being so successful in the IPL and around the world in the T20 leagues, but also for the way it is managed in a very professional manner, ”said Bharat Arun.

Upon announcing his appointment, Venky Mysore, CEO and Managing Director of KKR said, “We are very pleased that a person of the caliber of Bharat Arun is joining us as a Bowling Coach. He will bring a wealth of experience and expertise to the strong KKR team. support staff. We are delighted to welcome him to the Knight Riders family.



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