Ex-Australian pacer Shaun Tait has been named as quick bowling coach of Quetta Gladiators forward of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) season 9.
The 40-year-old has earlier expertise teaching the Afghanistan cricket staff within the 2021 T20 World Cup whereas he held the position for Pakistan from March 2022 to January 2023.
“I am excited to work with Mohammad Wasim Jr, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Amir,” Tait mentioned in a video posted by Quetta Gladiators.
“They are some great talents to work with and also it will be great to work alongside the great Shane Watson,” he added.
Keep in mind, Quetta named Shane Watson as the brand new head coach of the franchise after elevating Moin Khan to the place of Crew Director from head coach.
Khan, who has been an integral a part of the staff’s teaching setup because the inaugural season of PSL, stepped into this new position after serving as head coach for eight years.
Underneath Khan’s teaching stewardship, the staff clinched the championship title in 2019 and emerged as runners-up twice, marking a interval of constant success and development for the Gladiators.
It have to be famous that Gladiators did three trades earlier than the PSL 9 draft which came about on December 13. Rilee Rossouw (from Multan Sultans), Abrar Ahmed and Mohammad Wasim Jr. (Islamabad United) have been traded whereas Naseem Shah (to United) and Iftikhar Ahmed (to Sultans) left the aspect.
They made some good picks within the draft. The highest decide was retired Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir with West Indies’ hard-hitter Sherfaine Rutherford within the Platinum class.
Quetta Gladiators: Sherfane Rutherford, Mohammad Amir, Rilee Rossouw, Mohammad Wasim Junior, Jason Roy, Wanindu Hasaranga, Mohammad Hasnain, Abrar Ahmed, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Saud Shakeel, Sajjad Ali Junior, Usman Qadir, Omair Bin Yousuf, Will Smeed, Khawaja Nafay, Adil Naz, Akeal Hosain, and Sohail Khan.