Steffan Jones Joined as fast bowling coach of Rajasthan Royals for IPL 2019November 29, 2018
With Just Few Days Left in Start IPL 2019 Auctions on 18 December, teams have already started making strategy for the season. Former Fast Bolwer Steffan Jones have been appointed as a Rajasthan Royals fast bowling coach.
Royals’ Head of Cricket, Zubin Bharucha said in a Report “Jones thinks differently, and that is what we love at the Royals. His research into other sports is extremely interesting and his data and sports science focus meant he was a perfect fit for RR. Steffan brings in a fresh perspective to the art of fast bowling and we are excited to have him at Rajasthan Royals,”
Steffan Jones have Already coached at Derbyshire and Somerset and is currently director of Sports Performance and Wellbeing at Wellington School in Somerset. Moreover he had worked with the likes of Stuart Broad and Dan Christian during his short coaching stint with Hobart Hurricanes last year & was rated among the best bowling coaches in th world he ever worked with.
Steffan Jones Said in a interview that he is considering it as a privilege to get the role of Rajasthan Royals Bowling Coach and work with one of the best T20 teams in the world. “Rajasthan Royals have a great culture of unearthing new talent and developing its cricketers which I am excited to be a part of. I am really looking forward to this opportunity to work with an extremely talented group of fast bowlers.”
Rajasthan Royals Bowling Coach Steffan Jones First Class Carrer:
Steffan Jones had a Great First Class Career of 14 years started in 1997 in which he had represented many different countys like Somerset, Northamptonshire, Derbyshire and Kent. He had picked up 387 wickets from 148 games in the longer format and 256 wickets from 191 matches in one-day cricket. Moreover with average of 36.87 he have 10 five-wicket hauls and one 10-wicket haul.