Wasim Jaffer has been Reappointed as Punjab Kings’ Batting Coach with a new mindset and head coach. High hopes for Punjab Kings. Wasim Jaffer 44 years old former Indian cricketer, will again coach the Punjab Kings’ batting team. Charl Langeveldt will be their bowling coach for the Next IPL 2023. Brad Haddin will assist Haddin as an assistant coach.
PBKS appointed Trevor Bayliss as head coach in September when the Kings didn’t renew Anil Kumble’s contract.
In a recent Punjab Kings Tweet, they said:
“Jiska tha besabri se intezaar, introducing our 🆕 Batting Coach, Wasim Jaffer!”
“The one you had been waiting for, introducing our Batting Coach, Wasim Jaffer! Reply with a meme to welcome the King!,”
Kings’ have seen failure to reach the playoffs for three consecutive seasons under Kumble. Now Kings have replaced Shikhar Dhawan with Mayank Agarwal. PBKS had added in Mayank in the released list.
In July 2021, Jaffer took up a role with the Bangladesh U-19 team. He stepped down as chief coach of the Odisha Ranji team ahead of the mega auction last year.
The debut of Wasim Jaffer against South Africa took place in February 2000, and he retired in 2008. Now with 4th coming season, let’s see what new changes Jaffer brings to Punjab Kings.