Former West Indies off spinner Roger Harper has been named head coach of the Guyana franchise in this year’s Caribbean Premier League (CPL) which bowls off later this year.
Harper, a former head coach of the West Indies cricket team will be assisted by former fast bowler Curtly Ambrose. Mystery off spinner Sunil Narine has been assigned as the franchise player for Guyana, while Pakistan’s Captain Mohamed Hafeez is the international star.
Other assignments include Antigua, which will be coached by Vivian Richards, who will be assisted by Phillip DeFreitas. Marlon Samuels has been assigned franchise player, while former Australian Captain Ricky Ponting is the international star.
The Barbados team’s head coach is Desmond Haynes and he will be assisted by Robin Singh. Kieron Pollard is the franchise player and Pakistani batsman Shoaib Malik is the international star.
Additionally, Paul Nixon will coach Jamaica, assisted by Junior Bennett. Chris Gayle is the franchise player and Sri Lankan legendary off spinner Muttiah Muralitharan is the international star.
Team St Lucia franchise player is West Indies Captain Darren Sammy and former South African opening batsman, Herschelle Gibbs, the international franchise. The head coach is Andy Roberts and his assistant is Matthew Maynard.
Guyana assistant coach Curtly Ambrose
Team Trinidad will be led by Dwayne Bravo, while New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor is the international franchise player. Former West Indies opening batsman Gordon Greenidge is the head coach and he will be assisted by David Williams.