Afghanistan have appointed former Pakistan gamers Younis Khan and Umar Gul as batting and bowling consultants respectively for his or her coaching camp within the United Arab Emirates, the nation’s cricket board (ACB) stated.
Former captain Younis retired from worldwide cricket in 2017 and later took up teaching, working briefly because the batting coach of Pakistan.
Gul retired in 2020 earlier than taking on a bowling coach function with Pakistan Tremendous League crew Quetta Gladiators the next yr.
“Younis Khan and Omar Gul have wealthy expertise of worldwide cricket and I’m positive they’ll assist our boys overcome the issues they’ve within the batting and bowling departments,” stated Naseeb Khan, CEO of ACB.
On Tuesday, the board appointed former England batsman Graham Thorpe as their head coach, changing South African Lance Klusener.
Afghanistan are coaching within the UAE to organize for his or her upcoming worldwide matches.