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Former New Zealand star Brendon McCullum appointed England's Test team head coach

FPJ Web Desk | Updated on: Thursday, May 12, 2022, 06:42 PM IST

Brendon McCullum  |
Brendon McCullum |
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Former New Zealand captain and current IPL team KKR’s head coach Brendon McCullum has been reportedly appointed head coach of England's Test team.

According to a report in the UK-based website the Daily Mail, McCullum, 40, will start his England job with a three-match Test series against New Zealand, starting June 2 at Lord's.

Earlier, the former KKR opener had informed the franchise and the players of the development during a recent team meeting.

“He informed us that he won’t be part of KKR going ahead as he will be taking up a job as England cricket team coach. He informed us during a team meeting a few days ago,” a KKR insider said.

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Published on: Thursday, May 12, 2022, 06:42 PM IST