McGrath appointed England Batting Coach for West Indies IT20 series


Essex Head Coach Anthony McGrath has been appointed as England’s Batting Coach for the upcoming IT20 series away to West Indies.

This is the second time that McGrath has been selected to coach with the national team, having been part of the set-up last summer for England’s Royal London victory over Pakistan.

Alan Richardson (Pace Bowling Coach) and Paul Tweddle (Fielding and Wicketkeeper Coach) have also been appointed to the England Coaching Team for the series.

Paul Collingwood has previously been confirmed as Head Coach for the tour with Marcus Trescothick an Assistant Coach.

The squad is due to fly to Barbados on Saturday.