Next 21, lydia Greenway and Tom Moody Are Named as the head Coach of This team for Your Hundred.
Moody has established a reputation at domestic and international level among the world’s pre-eminent coaches having led Sri Lanka to the 2007 ICC Men’s World Cup more recently coaching and final Sunrisers Hyderabad for their first Indian Premier League title in 2016.
Greenway is a five-time Ashes winner also was a part of the England squads that won the World Cup and the World T20 of Women of the ICC Women .
The 34-year-old has served as the head coach of Kent Women and is excited about working together with all the world’s greatest players as well as developing amazing talent.
Greenway said: »Training is something which I’m hugely enthused about. When you are working with gamers who wish to get better and enhance the time all, that’s special.
« I feel extremely blessed to have this chance. It’s an opportunity to work from all over the planet, that is really exciting.
« The Hundred will offer a platform for national players to step forward and make their case for selection on a platform that is as near international cricket as you can get. »
Moody is your last training appointment for its eight men’s teams at The Hundred, after the announcements of Stephen Fleming (Nottingham), Mahela Jayawardena (Southampton), Simon Katich (Manchester), Gary Kirsten (Cardiff), Darren Lehmann (Leeds), Andrew McDonald (Birmingham) and Shane Warne (Lord’s).
The listing contains the coaches of the four IPL winners along with also the 2011 and 2015 ICC Men’s World Cup winners.
Moody believes the new challenge of the format was a major drawcard for the planet’s finest coaches.
Moody said: »Anything that is new and is innovative has a automatic appeal. From a coaching perspective it presents new challenges to test yourself against in a atmosphere. Where you have the opportunity to place the tone to be a part of the early phases of a tournament would be a special prospect.
« Drawing on the knowledge of the local coaches will be critical. That opportunity works the other way where, as head trainers, we could pass our knowledge from various different tournaments, which will be valuable for each the assistant coaches. »
Sanjay Patel, managing director of The Hundred said, »I am thrilled to welcome two exciting coaches into The Hundred. While the exciting men’s head coach list is completed by Tom lydia is another up-and-coming English trainer. It is a line-up bursting with quality trainers that have won white-ball tournaments across the world. »
The Hundred is a new 100-ball format that’s set to launch with all the men’s and women’s competitions to operate simultaneously over a five-week period.
The competition is set to attract a number of the world’s best players and will be aired live on Sky Sports. It will feature eight city-based clubs, from Manchester, Leeds, Nottingham, Birmingham, Cardiff, Southampton and two at London (Lord’s and the Oval).
Fans can register their interest in tickets and data through www.thehundred.com
‘The Hundred Draft – Live’ will soon be live on Sky Sports Cricket, Main Event & Sky One on Sunday from 1900-2130 October 20. It is going to also be available through Sky Sports’ Facebook and YouTube channels, as well as live on the Sky Sports app and streamed on skysports.com.
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