Former Indian all rounder and Ranji trophy winning coach, Manoj Prabhakar has been appointed as the Head Coach of Nepal National Cricket Team, the Cricket Association of Nepal announced on Monday (8).
He will succeed Pubudu Dassanayake, who recently resigned from his post and took over as the head coach of the Canada team.
Prabhakar has played 39 Test matches and 130 ODIs for India.
As a Coach, he has experience of working as bowling coach of Afghanistan Cricket Team in 2016 along with Ranji Trophy teams of Delhi, Rajsthan and UP Cricket Association.
‘Seeing the interest for cricket in Nepal, their talent & skill level, I’m really looking forward to working with the Nepal cricket team to make them into a cricketing force to be reckoned with.’ Manoj Prabhakar said.