Digital Desk, Kabul. Former Zimbabwe captain Andy Flower has been appointed as the consultant for the Afghanistan team for the ICC T20 World Cup. ACB Chairman Azizullah Fazli said in a statement, “We are delighted that Flower has joined ACB. Flower has worked with many of our players in various franchise competitions and his vast experience will be very beneficial and useful in helping the team in the World Cup.
The 53-year-old former player has joined the bio-bubble of the Afghanistan team. The former batsman who has also been a wicket-keeper has also coached the England team from 2009 to 2014 and helped the team win the 2010 T20 World Cup title in the West Indies.
Flower has played 63 Tests and 213 ODIs for Zimbabwe. Apart from coaching the England team, he has worked with various franchises in T20 leagues like IPL, Pakistan Super League, Caribbean Premier League and The Hundred.