Rumman Raees has joined Pakistan Super League’s (PSL) franchise Islamabad United as a bowling consultant for the league’s sixth edition.
Raees has played for the franchise in each of the last five PSL seasons, however, he was ruled out of this edition after he sustained an injury, IU announced.
United’s head coach Johan Botha — under whom the pacer will be serving — said that after conducting interviews with several candidates, the franchise’s management decided to bring in Rumman Raees as a bowling consultant.
“Rumman is a part of the Islamabad United family from the get-go. I have worked with him in PSL 2 and he is one of the most intelligent T20 bowlers that I encountered in my years of playing T20 cricket around the world,” Botha said.