Phillip Simmons, the former West Indies National Cricket team player appointed as a consult coach with Afghanistan National Cricket team. He would be assisting the current head coach on technical issues.
Phillip Simmons, The Right handed Batsman and Right Arm Medium Pace Bowler, has mass experience in terms of Cricket coaching. He has been the head coach of West Indies, Zimbabwe, as well as Ireland.
His achievements include World T20 championship while coaching West Indies National Cricket team.
Simmons has played 26 test and 143 ODI matches. Besides, he has also played 207 First Class matches.
He has tremendous experience in team management and has immense technical expertise.
Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) Management considers Simmons appointment a valuable step in players’ capacity development. His appointment will have a great impact on team performance