Dav Whatmore is coming back in Bangladesh once again. But he is not coming for the national team. Barisal Bulls the runners-up of the third edition of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) has appointed him as their head coach for the fourth edition of BPL which is going to be in the field from 4th November.
The owner of Barisal Bulls Abdul Awal Chowdhury has confirmed the news regarding the joining of Whatmore as the new coach. He said – “Dav Whatmore is going to be our head coach.” South African Graham Ford was the coach of Barisal Bulls in the last season of BPL.
The Australian was the head coach of Bangladesh National Cricket Team from 2003 to 2007. Under his coaching tigers had gathered a lots of happy memories. Especially this man had introduced the Bangladeshi tigers with the winning habit. Bangladesh has beaten teams like Australia, South Africa, and India for the first time under his coaching.
Before coming in Bangladesh he was the coach of Sri Lanka National Cricket Team and helped them to win their one and only World Cup in 1999. Later he became the coach of Pakistan and Zimbabwe National Cricket team.