Cricket Australia has confirmed that former Australia wicket-keeper Graham Manou is ready to succeed Greg Chappell as the brand new nationwide expertise supervisor.
Manou, who performed one Check and 4 ODIs for Australia, has been serving as Australia”s nationwide pathway supervisor for the final three years and can proceed to carry that position, combining his duties along with his new position because the nationwide expertise supervisor.
Chappell, a veteran of 87 Checks and 74 ODIs, was appointed CA”s nationwide expertise supervisor in 2011 and after serving for 9 years, he will likely be retiring on the finish of this month.
In November 2016, Chappell joined the choice panel on an interim foundation earlier than his place was made everlasting. He mixed his position as nationwide expertise supervisor with that of the nationwide choice panel for the Australia males’s group.
Cricket Australia chief govt Kevin Roberts lauded Chappell’s contribution to the sport and stated, “Greg has had a profound and positive impact on cricket for generations.”
“Greg was one of the finest players in the history of international cricket. Additionally, as a captain, coach, selector, and mentor, Greg has been a true pioneer and innovator,” the ICC official web site quoted Roberts as saying.
The cricket board will now search for a substitute nationwide selector, which will likely be introduced sooner or later of time.