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Jones himself declared the improvement on Twitter. © Getty
Dean Jones, previous Australia cricketer and mentor of Islamabad United, will be Afghanistan’s interim mentor for their future Intercontinental Cup clash in Hong Kong, to be played from October 20. Jones himself declared the improvement on Twitter, on Monday (October 9).
— Dean Jones (@ProfDeano) October 9, 2017
The 56-yr-outdated turns into Afghanistan’s 3rd appointment to the part of head mentor considering the fact that October 2015. Again then, previous Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq was signed on for their tour of Zimbabwe and supplied an solution to extend his contract for up to two decades.
In April 2016, Inzamam was prised away by his dwelling board as he was named chairman of PCB’s selection panel. Afghanistan replaced Inzamam with previous Mumbai mentor Lalchand Rajput in June 2016, underneath whose reign the crew obtained Examination status.
But Afghanistan and Rajput parted ways just after there was no contract extension beyond August 2017.