Coaching stint with Sri Lankan team was ‘most satisfying’ – Dav Whatmore

Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Zimbabwe, Singapore, IPL (KKR team), Kerala….the list is too long. These are the few teams Dav Whatmore has coached.

The 66-year-old Whatmore, who played seven Tests and one ODI for Australia will be joining the Baroda team soon once the COVID-19 eradicates.

Former right hand batsman lists coaching Sri Lankan team gave him the ‘most satisfaction’.

Speaking exclusively over telephone from Melbourne, he said without hesitation, “I enjoyed most working with the Sri Lankan boys. Not only because our team won the World Cup (in 1996) but it is my homeland too.”

Dav Whatmore was born in Sri Lanka and was educated at Royal College, Colombo before emigrating to Australia in 1962 as a nine year old child…

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