Bangladesh to get Hathurusinghe as head cricket coach

20 May,2014

RTNN News: Chandika Hathurusinghe will take up the head coaching role with Bangladesh, Cricket, Cricket NSW reported on Monday.


The 45 year-old Sri Lankan, who is now coaching Sydney Thunder Twenty20, has been offered the chance to coach at full international level.


He served as an assistant coach of the Sri Lankan side previously.

Hathurusinghe, who was also assistant coach of the New South Wales Sheffield Shield team, took over the acting head coach role in December 2012, when Anthony Stuart was released.

He led the NSW Blues in the second half of the 2012-13 season before being offered the head coach role with the Sydney Thunder last season.

"He has done an outstanding job with both the NSW Blues and the Thunder, and I am delighted that his ability will be given an opportunity on a global stage." Cricket NSW
CEO Andrew Jones said.

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