Friday, 03 February 2023

Vijay Dahiya to be assistant coach of Lucknow Team

Vijay Dahiya to be assistant coach of Lucknow Team

The two new franchises in Ahmedabad and Lucknow are all set to get going from the new season of IPL. Lucknow has roped in former wicketkeeper-batter Vijay Dahiya as franchise's assistant coach, moving in line to strengthen their setup. The 48-year-old belongs to Haryana state and stands to be the current coach of the UP team.

It has to be noted that Vijay Dahiya has experience working as an assistant coach of KKR, who has won the Ipl title twice in 2012 and 2014. Adding more to his capability for the same role, he has worked as a talent scout for the DC and has coached the Delhi Ranji side.

Dahiya said in a statement as quoted by the Times of India.

"I am very delighted and obliged for the opportunity given to me to work with Lucknow IPL franchise,"

Gambhir will mainly have a motivational role to play: Sanjiv Goenka.

Talking more about the franchise's development, Lucknow appointed Andy Flower as the head coach while naming IPL winning skipper Gautam Gambhir as the side's mentor. The owner of the Lucknow family, Sanjeev Goenka, emphasized the importance of secure in Gambhir, and the former cricketer also shows his happiness on the same development.

Read More:

Goenka said.

"Gautam will mainly have a motivational role to play. He will also help to create a plan for the franchise in the long term. We wanted to have people with a determined track record of success. Gautam has also successfully prepared a generation of youngsters for KKR and that went in his favor. He has a figure,e of being a totally fair leader with a focus on results. Look at what he did for KKR. Basically, we would like the dressing room to be geared towards a culture of performance,"

Gambhir, after his new appointment Ipl mega auction to likely held on Feb 7 and 8 in Bengalurusaid

"The fire to win a contest still burning bright inside me. The wish to leave a winner legacy still kicks me 24×7. I will not be contesting for a dressing room but the spirit and soul of Uttar Pradesh,"

Follow Us

Popular Post

Maharashtra SSC Board Result 2022 To Be Announced Tomorrow

Maharashtra SSC Board Result 2022 To Be Announced Tomorrow

Farhan Sayyed Jun 16, 2022 Politics

The MSBSHSE (Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education) will announce the SSC, Class 10 exam result 2022 on Friday, June 17...