As the new Director of Cricket of IPL franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore. Mohammad Bobat was appointed. He will replace Mike Hesson. Mo. Under the direction of Bobat, England cricket had performed amazingly in ODI and T-20 cricket.
Joined Royal Challengers Bangalore as Director of Cricket ahead of IPL 2024. The highlight of Bobat's tenure was that the England team won the 50-over World Cup in 2019 and the T20 World Cup in 2022. The 40-year-old player joined the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) in 2011. In 2019, he played the role of Performance Director.
At RCB, Bobat will replace Mike Hesson, whose contract was terminated by RCB in July itself. "It is important to acknowledge the work of both Mike Hesson and Sanjay Bangar as they have provided stability in recent years," Bobat said in a statement released by RCB. Let us tell you that Andy Flower and Bobat will work together again. Before this, both of them had worked for England. Flower had recently taken over as the head coach of RCB in place of Bangar.
Bobat said, I am really looking forward to working closely with Andy Flower, who I know very well, to take charge and bring RCB the success it wants. Andy and I are enjoying the challenges ahead and we look forward to helping Faf du Plessis and the players fulfill their potential. RCB chairman Prathamesh Mishra said Bobat will oversee the high performance requirements of the team, which is yet to win an IPL title in 15 seasons. Mishra said, “Bobat has already proven what he can do in a similar role with England, and I believe that with expertise and years of experience, he will take RCB to new horizons and excellence.” Will guide for.
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