A lot of credit goes to former bowling coach Bharat Arun for preparing Team India’s excellent bowling attack. Bharat Arun will now be the bowling coach of the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise team Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR). KKR on Friday announced that Bharat Arun will be the new bowling coach of the franchise. Bharat Arun was the bowling coach of Team India till the 2021 T20 World Cup.
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Announcing Arun’s appointment, KKR CEO Venky Mysore said, “We are very excited to have someone like Bharat Arun join our team as the bowling coach. He will join KKR with a lot of experience and expertise. We are delighted to welcome him to the Knight Riders family. Arun has played two Tests and four ODIs for India. He has been a successful domestic cricketer from Tamil Nadu.
“I am looking forward and very excited to be a part of such a hugely successful franchise like Knight Riders,” Arun said in the statement. Team head coach Brendon McCullum said, “I warmly welcome B Arun to the coaching staff of KKR. He has been successful in international cricket and I am sure Arun will help our current colleagues. I am looking forward to working with him.