Darren Lehmann has a brand new activity at Cricket Australia’s nationwide efficiency programme – simplest six weeks after resigning as his nation’s head trainer.
Lehmann left his place as nationwide trainer on March 29, within the wake of the ball-tampering fiasco which used to be the scourge of Australia’s Take a look at excursion of South Africa and led to year-long bans for captain Steve Smith and his deputy David Warner.
The trainer selected to renounce regardless of being cleared of any wrongdoing all over a saga which has led to a assessment of CA’s strategies, and adjustments too at World Cricket Council stage in the way in which cases of ball-tampering are policed.
Lehmann’s new function is as an assistant to NPP head trainer Troy Cooley, running along fellow former Australia Take a look at stars Ryan Harris and Chris Rogers as they mentor the following era of growing world gamers.
The 48-year-old has agreed an preliminary appointment till October and can get started on Might 28, CA has reported on its web page.
Cooley stated: “I had a excellent chat with ‘Boof’ [Lehmann], and he used to be in reality willing to proceed his training.
“What a good chance – having his knowledgeable talents within the spaces that we’d like.
“He will paintings with our focused crew of NPS gamers … they are going to all be capable to communicate to Darren about enjoying on sub-continental wickets, get his Twenty20 ideas, one-day and long-format ideas about the best way to play and the best way to modify your coaching.
“To have anyone who is were given that have matching up with our training group of workers, it is worthwhile.
“Darren has already advised me he’s relishing the chance, so it is win-win all spherical.”