Vastavam web: Legendary South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes will be joining Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) team Ruby Trichy (RPT) Trichy Warriors as mentor.
“It’s a Bird…It’s a Plane…It’s @JontyRhodes8! ???? Welcoming our mentor & brand ambassador for @TNPremierLeague 2.0! #DoubleTheGethu,” the franchise said. Tinu Yohannan, head coach of Trichy Warriors, said “the mere presence of a legendary player like Rhodes can motivate the players. I am excited to welcome him to the team.”
“Though he will be with the team only for one match, it will be good to have him with us. With his experience, he can pass on valuable tips to the Warriors players,” the team head coach added.Meanwhile, another former South Africa cricketer Lance Klusener, who is coach of Lyca Kovai Kings, will be joining the team in Dindigul tomorrow, the franchise officials said.Klusener had been the coach of Kings in the first edition of TNPL also.