One of the IPL franchise Kings XI Punjab signed former Australia batsman Brad Hodge, as their head coach on Wednesday.
The three original IPL franchises- Kings XI Punjab, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Daredevils are yet to win. KXI Punjab have finished as the bottom-ranked on three occasions.
But now, the team management have announced Brad Hodge as their head coach. The contract will be for 3 years. Brad Hodge will be reporting to Sehwag, KXIP’s Director of Cricket.
Brad Hodge will start fresh with KXI Punjab and also hope to lift their game in upcoming IPL. He is one of the eight cricketers who made more than 7,000 runs in the T20s.
He will remains an active player and will be playing for Melbourne Renegades in the coming season of Big Bash League (BBL) 2017-18.