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Afghanistan Cricket Board has appointed Mr. Milap Pradeepkumar Mewada as the National Team’s New Batting Coach. He has already joined the AfghanAtalan squad in Sri Lanka ahead of the Super Cola Cup Afghanistan vs Pakistan three-match ODI Series.
He has been offered a full-time contract after careful consideration of his recent stint with the Afghanistan Squad during the recent Abu Dhabi Training Camp and the Bangladesh Tour in July.
Milap Pradeepkumar Mewada played for Baroda and the West Zone teams from 1996 to 2005, appearing in 11 FC and 26 List A games. 79 dismissals have been recorded by the wicket-keeper batter over the course of his playing career.
Mewada has served as the Head Coach of the Men’s Senior State Teams for the Hyderabad Cricket Association, Chhattisgarh State Cricket Sangh, and Jammu Kashmir Cricket Association, respectively.
Milap has also been part of the coaching setups with the VVS Sporting Academy and the Baroda Cricket Associations. He has a total of 32 years of combined playing and multi-dimensional cricket coaching experience.
Afghanistan National Cricket Team is currently undergoing a conditioning camp in Sri Lanka as they gear up for the Super Cola Cup three-match ODI series against Pakistan, which is scheduled to begin on August 22 in Hambantota.