IPL 2013: Wasim Akram quits KKR as bowling coach, ...

IPL 2013: Wasim Akram quits KKR as bowling coach, mentor

Tags: Indian Premier League - 2013, Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL T20 2013, Wasim Akram

Published on: Feb 27, 2013

IPL 6: Wasim Akram, who has been the bowling coach and mentor will not be available for the upcoming season as he wishes to spend more time with his family.

Former Pakistan legendary pacer, Wasim Akram has made it clear that he would not be associated with the IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders for the sixth edition of IPL citing personal reasons.

Wasim Akram, who has been the bowling coach and mentor will not be available for the upcoming season as he wishes to spend more time with his family.

Kolkata Knight Riders team players for IPL T20 2013

Trevor Penney has been appointed as the fielding coach and will join the support staff under head coach Trevor Bayliss.

Joy Bhattacharjya who has been the team director takes on a different role as – “advisor content development and management” with KKR.

Wasim Akram played 104 Tests and 356 ODIs, Wasim Akram will be missed by the players of KKR and the team management as his experience counts a lot.

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