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Ottis Gibson quits as Bangladesh fast-bowling coach – Dhaka News

The 52-12 months-outdated, who accomplished his two-12 months contract with the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) this month, is ready to hitch Multan Sultans in Pakistan Super League as an assistant and quick bowling coach with the event set to begin on January 27.

“Ottis Gibson didn’t want to renew his contract which we accepted,” Jalal Yunus, BCB’s cricket operations committee chairman, instructed ESPNcricinfo.

“Local coaches will look after the fast-bowling department temporarily. We hope to replace Gibson with another foreign coach shortly,” he added.

Gibson, who changed former South African tempo bowler Charl Langeveldt, got here onboard in 2020 after working as head coach of South Africa and the West Indies. He additionally had stints with England as a bowling coach.

His greatest time with Bangladesh got here through the New Zealand tour this month when the quick bowlers took 13 wickets within the Mount Maunganui Test to register a historic victory over the house facet.

Former West Indies pacer, Gibson, performed two Tests and 15 ODIs between 1995 and 1999. He featured in 177 first-class matches the place he bagged 659 wickets and scored 5604 runs.

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