By News Desk
Published : 2016-09-02 20:56:58
Updated : 2016-09-02 21:18:05
SYLHET :: Thilan Samaraweera, the batting specialist, has been hired as Bangladesh batting consultant for the upcoming home series against England.
Former Sri Lankan batsman Thilan Samaraweera having already worked as batting consultant to Australia earlier this year.
Bangladesh Cricket Board BCB president Nazmul Hassan confirmed that matter and said on Friday that Samaraweera would be available only for the upcoming home series against England. "
He also added that the contract could be extended.
Meanwhile, fielding coach Richard Halsall has been promoted to the position of assistant coach after Ruwan Kalpage was sacked last month for ignoring instructions to report to duty.
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