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Canada names Monty Desai as head coach

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have named Desai as their new head for the upcoming 2 qualifiers.

Desai has had previous coaching experience with Afghanistan, Nepal, and IPL teams Rajasthan Royals and Gujarat Lions, apart from other regional squads in and

He was Afghanistan's batting when they won qualifiers last year in In all, he has twelve years of coaching experience at the national and international levels.

"is a great addition to any team and will benefit from the rich experience he brings to the table. Monty's expertise would be the much-needed strategic support to the senior men's team as embarks on a hectic schedule this month onwards, I have known for many years and seen him grow as a successful His willingness to support is much appreciated. This is the best it can get and we are all excited," Ranjit Saini, of Cricket Canada said in his official statement.

Canada will feature in the Division 2 qualifiers next month, along with Hong Kong, Oman, USA, and the hosts

The matches will take place in a round-robin format with Canada facing Hong Kong in their first match on April 20.

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First Published: Sat, March 16 2019. 14:28 IST