Jonty Rhodes applies for Team India Coach post

Written By Siddhu Manchikanti | Updated: July 25, 2019 18:52 IST
Jonty Rhodes applies for Team India Coach post

Jonty Rhodes applies for Team India Coach post
Jonty Rhodes is the first cricketer in the World who became popular only for his fielding skills. Cricketers from across the World used to look up to Jonty Rhodes when it comes to fielding.
He has set certain high standards in the cricket which is still an inspiration for the young cricketers. It's because of Jonty Rhodes, A lot of people realised the importance of fielding in the gentleman's game.
Now, this South African legend has applied for the team Indian fielding coach post. Good to see Jonty Rhodes apply for Team India's Fielding Coach job. He expressed his wish to improve the fielding standards of the Indian Team with his inputs.
Especially, Men In Blue struggle a lot during Overseas Tours. A lot of catches had been put down by the Indian Cricketers. Having someone like Jonty Rhodes in the support staff could pave way for a solution.
Jonty Rhodes told he and his wife love India so much, reminded even their two children were born in India. He even said that he applied for the position as he loves India very much. He even proposed his wife infant of Taj Mahal and named her daughter as 'Indiana'.
He served as Mumbai Indians Fielding Coach for 9 Seasons. 'Incredible growth in athleticism and fielding ability in India over the past 5 years is really praising worthy,' says the South African.