Delhi Capitals, on Wednesday, announced that they have appointed former Indian cricketer Pravin Amre as their Assistant Coach for two consecutive upcoming seasons of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
The appointed assistant coach ahs previously served the team as their Head Talent Scout during 2014-2019 seasons of the tournament.
The 52-year old has represented India between 1991 and 1999. He has an experience of 11 Tests and 37 ODIs and has been a renowned name in domestic cricket.
Amre expressed his gratitude to the franchise, and said, “I am grateful to the Delhi Capitals management for having me on board. With the team having reached its very first IPL final in 2020, this is certainly an exciting time to be back there. I look forward to working with Ricky again, and all the players.”
Speaking on the latest appointment, CEO Dhiraj Malhotra said, “I would like to take this opportunity to welcome Pravin Amre back to the Delhi Capitals side.
“Ours is a team with an Indian core, and that thought process applies to our coaching staff as well. Few coaches know the domestic cricket scene in India as thoroughly as Amre does. He has been instrumental in getting the likes of Shreyas, Rishabh and Prithvi to our franchise, and his experience will once again be extremely valuable for us. We are delighted to have him on board,” he added.