Most just recently he was assistant coach with Bangladesh, having actually been the Asian nation’s fielding coach in between 2014 and 2016. When they won 3 Ashes series plus the 2010 World Twenty20 title, the 49-year-old was on England’s training personnel.
He changes Carl Hopkinson at Hove following the previous Sussex batsman’s visit as the ECB’s lead fielding coach.
” To protect the services of somebody with Richard’s experience, quality and enthusiasm as a coach is a huge addition to our personnel,” stated Sussex’s director of cricket Keith Greenfield.
” He has actually worked effectively as a coach at every phase of the efficiency path, consisting of at school, county and global levels, and will be a possession when it concerns developing our future together with Jason Gillespie.
” Our youth and Academy gamers will have an Ashes-winning coach who is desperate to obtain to operate in developing future Sussex and England gamers.
” Even with such a strong set of candidates, he was the noteworthy prospect and we cannot wait to have him working here at Sussex.”
Halsall, who starts deal with 1st May, included: “I’m thrilled and honoured to be signing up with Sussex Cricket at a time when the significance of the academy is important to the health of the club.
” The gamers who come out of the program effectively will have the ability to win video games of cricket for Sussex and, if they do that regularly, then the exact same for England.”