Russell Domingo has arrived in Dhaka at 5 pm to take over as the head coach of Bangladesh National Cricket Team. Earlier, the bowling coach Charles Langeveldt arrived at Dhaka around 9 am. Both Domingo and Langeveldt will tomorrow join the Tigers' conditioning camp, Initially, Domingo has a 2-year contract with BCB.
Domingo took over the role of head coach for South Africa’s T20 side in 2012 before he replaced Gary Kirsten in the Tests and ODIs in 2013. He held that position till 2017, when he took over as coach of South Africa A and Otis Gibson replaced him as national team head coach.
Domingo gave an interview to the BCB earlier this month where the board officials were satisfied over his plan and vision during the presentation.
While making the announcement, BCB President Nazmul Hassan told that Domingo’s vision for Bangladesh made him the ideal candidate for the role.