Brendon McCullum is all set to become the Test coach of the England team with Ben Stokes at the helm as its captain. As per Cricbuzz, The current Kolkata Knight Riders head coach is believed to have agreed in principle to accept the job.
The publication reported that a formal offer from the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has already been made after negotiations started a few days ago and the official announcement is around the corner. Rob Key, the new Managing Director of the England men's team, has been in touch with McCullum.
According to reports in a number of outlets, former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has emerged as the favourite to take the England Test head coach role. pic.twitter.com/f30TvAs9lx— Wisden (@WisdenCricket) May 11, 2022