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Nehra set to be head coach in Ahmedabad IPL team, Solanki will be director of cricket


New Delhi
Former India pacer Ashish Nehra will be the head coach of the Ahmedabad IPL team while former England opener Vikram Solanki will be its director of cricket. Former World Cup winning India coach Gary Kirsten will be the mentor of this team.

An IPL source said, “Ashish will be the head coach of the Ahmedabad team. Solanki will be the director of cricket and batting coach while Kirsten will be its mentor.

“Ahmedabad team cannot make a formal announcement yet as it can be done only after receiving the letter of intent,” the source said. All three have been interviewed by the top officials of the Ahmedabad team and they have been selected for this season. Nehra has previously been the bowling coach of Royal Challengers Bangalore.

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