Ryan ten Doeschate, the former Netherlands all-rounder, has been roped in as Kent's batting coach, the club announced on November 20. The 41-year-old, who recently bid adieu to professional cricket, will join the club from January 1, 2022. Ten Doeschate has represented Essex in County Championship and even led the county to two titles. He has played 57 internationals for Netherlands and also played for various franchises across the world. He will take over the role from former England international Michael Yardy, who has moved to Sussex.