A day after asserting his retirement from all types of cricket, former India wicket-keeper batsman Parthiv Patel has joined IPL defending champion Mumbai Indians as a expertise scout.
In a press release issued on Thursday, the franchise mentioned: “Parthiv brings an enormous home and worldwide cricketing expertise spanning over twenty years, together with an understanding of the fast-paced IPL competitors.”
Parthiv, the previous Mumbai Indians participant, was a part of the IPL championship-winning sides in 2015 and 2017. The 35-year-old will work intently with the Mumbai Indians teaching employees and scouts’ group.
MI proprietor Akash Ambani mentioned, “I’m delighted to have Parthiv becoming a member of us. We had the chance to choose his cricketing mind throughout his enjoying days at Mumbai Indians. I’m very assured of his contribution to additional improve our scouting system with the depth of cricketing information he possesses. Parthiv understands our ideology, the DNA of Mumbai Indians and what we try to create at MI. We welcome Parthiv to our One Household.”
Over the previous few years, the franchise has been capable of discover untapped territories, tournaments to determine and scout uncooked abilities, which form the Indian cricket panorama. “I had loved my cricket enjoying for Mumbai Indians, these momentous three years with the champion sides stay itched in my reminiscence. Its time now to show a brand new chapter in my life. I’m excited, assured and grateful to the Mumbai Indians administration for the chance offered to me,” Parthiv mentioned.