Cricket West Indies appointed Monty Desai as the new West Indies Men’s Batting Coach, on a two-year contract.
Desai is a highly-respected and experienced coach who has worked with several teams at the franchise level as well as with several international teams.
He worked with Canada, as their Head Coach at the ICC World Cricket League Division 2 and Afghanistan as their Batting Coach at the ICC Cricket World Cup qualification tournament in 2018.
More recently, he also worked as Batting Coach for the United Arab Emirates at the ICC T20 World Cup qualification event.
Desai joined the West Indies ahead of the start of the T20 International Series against India, which bowls off on December 6.