New Zealand bowling coach Shane Jurgensen will stick with the workforce until Test sequence vs India.© Twitter
New Zealand bowling coach Shane Jurgensen will keep on with the workforce for the complete tour of India later this 12 months somewhat than returning to the nation following the T20I sequence as initially deliberate. “The rearrangement of Jurgensen’s winter touring commitments took place after his scheduled departure on Friday was delayed because of visa issues brought on by the current nationwide lockdown,” New Zealand Cricket (NZC) mentioned in a press release on Monday. NZC mentioned Jurgensen was as a result of hyperlink up with the present squad in Pakistan to take over the reins for the five-game T20I sequence beginning in Lahore subsequent weekend.
Bowling coach @shanejurgo will keep on with the BLACKCAPS for the complete tour of India later this 12 months somewhat than returning to New Zealand following the T20I sequence as initially deliberate. https://t.co/a6gLPFqlut
— BLACKCAPS (@BLACKCAPS) September 13, 2021
Instead, Jurgensen will now depart instantly for the ICC T20 World Cup within the United Arab Emirates in early October, alongside common New Zealand coaches Gary Stead and Luke Ronchi.
“The silver lining is that Jurgensen is now capable of keep on for the 2 Test tour of India in late November/early December, somewhat than returning dwelling as beforehand deliberate — in accordance with NZC’s participant and workers welfare protocols,” the assertion additional learn.
Current New Zealand coaches Glenn Pocknall (head), Graeme Aldridge (bowling) and Tilan Samaraweera (batting) will proceed to guide the touring workforce in Pakistan, whereas the beforehand vacant bowling coach function for the India Test sequence not must be stuffed with Jurgensen on board.
New Zealand are slated to tour India later this 12 months in November after the conclusion of the ICC males’s T20 World Cup.
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