Waqar to be Hyderabad`s bowling coach in IPL

Last Updated: Friday, March 8, 2013 - 16:08

New Delhi: Sunrisers Hyderabad have roped in legendary Pakistan pacer Waqar Younis as its bowling coach for the upcoming Indian Premier League in April-May.

"One of the greatest fast bowlers of all time, Waqar Younis will be the bowling coach for SunRisers Hyderabad!" the team said in a tweet.

Younis was bowling coach of Pakistan and national coach till mid-2011.

Sunrisers, who took over the Hyderabad franchise from Deccan, have Tom Moody as their head coach and Kris Srikkanth as their team mentor.

Younis` wards in the Hyderabad team will include South Africa`s Dale Steyn, Ishant Sharma, Clint McKay and Sudeep Tyagi.

The 41-year-old picked 373 wickets in 87 Tests. His ODIs tally read 416 in 262 matches.


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First Published: Friday, March 8, 2013 - 16:08

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