Friday, January 30, 2015

Sri Lanka’s Muttiah Muralitharan appointed as Sun Risers Hyderabad (SRH) bowling coach

Former Sri Lanka’s great, Muttaiah Muralitharan was appointed as a Sun Risers Hyderabad (SRH) bowling coach for the upcoming T20 IPL 8 2015 season. Muralitharan has featured in 66 ipl matches for different IPL teams namely Chennai Super kings (2008-2010), Kochi Tuskers Kerala (2011) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (2012-2014) and took 63 wickets at an average of 26.92. During his time with Chennai Super Kings, from 2008 to 2010, he claimed 52 wickets from 46 matches, which helped the team to win the IPL title as well as the Champions League Twenty20 in 2010. He decided to end his career after disappointing season with Royal Challengers in 2014 in which he played only five matches. In June 2014, Muralitharan joined Australian team as a bowling consultant before the team's series against Pakistan in the UAE. In 2011, Muralitharan quit his international career with 1347 wickets in all three formats. He continued playing cricket for different franchises like Melbourne Renegades in the Big Bash League (BBL), and for Jamaica Tallawahs in the Caribbean Premier League.

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