JONTY RHODES’ JOURNEY FROM SWEDEN TO ABU DHABI FOR T10 LEAGUE

Former South Africa ODI and Test International Cricketer and Commentator Jonty Rhodes (sounds familiar to James Colonel Rhodes aka War Machine, Iron Man’s Friend) back in September 2020 had signed the contract of being the head coach of the national cricket team of Sweden, especially, for bringing fineness in the young talent of the country together with concentrating on the women cricket as well. At that time, Rhodes was the fielding coach of the IPL team Kings XI Punjab in the UAE.

Jonty will Coach Pune Devils!

One of the most popular formats of cricket is the short and sweet ’10 over-format’, Abu Dhabi’s T10 league is back again and will begin from the 28th January 2021. Great news for the cricket fans is that a new team with the players who have been in the headlines lately is going to debut in this season of the T10 League. The team is called Pune Devils and for this team, has been appointed Jonty Rhodes as the head coach.

 The official account of Abu Dhabi’ T10 League took to Twitter and declared joyously the selection of Jonty for Pune Devils,

The Pune Devils also tweeted about this,

Jonty Rhodes is currently in Sweden and will leave for Abu Dhabi in the early days of January. He has been there recently too in the IPL 2020 with the Team Kings XI Punjab. When he was assigned the post of the head counselor of Pune Devils, he expressed his gratitude and eagerness saying that he is keen to be selected as the principal coach of PD and he adds that he is really waiting for a thrilling and stirring edition of T10 League 2021, he emphasizes that this is a new team and the fascinating thing is that there’s a lot of talent to traverse. 

Speaking of Talent, the Pune Devils team has the player who has been trending for his retiral from the International cricket form Pakistan, Yes, Mohammad Amir is in this team. Joining him is Sri Lanka’s great cricketer Thisara Perera and many more players in there. 

The news of paceman’s joining the Pune Devils Team was declared too on the 16th of December 2020 by T10 on Twitter,

Conclusion

England’s Cricketer Sam Billings is also been listed amongst the players of the Pune Devils. The team is going to have an exceptional coach and extraordinary players too. These things are enough to make a guess how captivating and enjoying the Abu Dhabi T10 League is going to be as one match will be about 90 minutes.

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