Cricket Australia likely to appoint new coach on Friday

Updated: Nov 17, 2011, 13:33 PM IST

Melbourne: Cricket Australia (CA) is likely to announce the name of the new national coach on Friday.

According to Sport24, the board has already interviewed former South Africa coach Mickey Arthur, current Australian fielding coach Steve Rixon and current Australian assistant coach Justin Langer.

Arthur was interviewed by newly appointed Australian team high performance general manager Pat Howard in Melbourne on Thursday.