Ryan ten Doeschate, the former Netherlands international who hails from South Africa, is set to join the support staff of the Kolkata Knight Riders side in the Indian Premier League. He has been appointed as the team’s new fielding coach and will replace James Foster, who has been promoted as an assistant coach. Both will be reporting to head coach Chandrakant Pandit, under whom Madhya Pradesh won the Ranji Trophy this year.
Ten Doeschate (42), a former KKR player who lifted the IPL trophy in 2012 and 2014, could also be involved in a role in the franchise’s subsidiary in the UAE League. He could serve as an assistant coach for the Abu Dhabi Knight Riders side.
🚨 𝐀𝐧𝐧𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐜𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 👉 Ryan ten Doeschate is joining us as our 𝙁𝙞𝙚𝙡𝙙𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝘾𝙤𝙖𝙘𝙝 🤩
— KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) November 8, 2022