Cricket Web Logo
Cricket Coach 2014 - Order Now
Cricket Web Logo
Australia Bangladesh Bermuda Canada England India Ireland Kenya Netherlands New Zealand Pakistan Scotland South Africa Sri Lanka West Indies Zimbabwe
Donald withdraws application.
28 Jan 2006
By: Harry Warwick

Allan Donald, the former South-African fast bowler, has withdrawn his application following the vacancy of an England Head Bowling Coach.

His announcement followed a meeting held between Gerald Majola and Vince van der Biji, in which they discussed Donald's application for the empty position.

"I have given much thought to the matter, and have withdrawn my application for the England bowling coach post," Donald told reporters after the meeting. "I will rather stay with Cricket South Africa's high performance programme and throw my full weight behind it."

"Vince and I had a full and frank discussion with Allan," said Majola when asked about his view on the matter. "We are delighted that he has decided to stay with South African cricket, and build the game here for the future. Allan was one of the South Africa's greatest bowlers and we regard him as a national asset."

Others linked to the vacant place include Phil DeFreitas, Andy Pick, Kevin Shine and Steve Watkin.

Recent Cricket Chat Threads
World Cup 2015 - Draft
Last posted by: anil1405
Communication between two teams?
Last posted by: zorax
Big Bash League 2014/15
Last posted by: swede
England thread
Last posted by: theegyptian
Eden Park, Auckland. Best seats?
Last posted by: syaped
Fielding Statistics: A New Approach
Last posted by: marc71178
Sir Garry v Sachin
Last posted by: archie mac
Do you think enough Test cricket is being played?
Too much Test cricket
The right amount is being played
No there should be more

View Results
Previous Polls