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(Cricket): Jonty Rhodes appointed Sweden head coach

International, Islamabad
Dubai:Former international Jonty Rhodes has been appointed head coach of the Sweden national team. The Swedish Cricket Federation, in a statement on Thursday said the appointment was part of efforts to invest in junior cricket, high performance and the growth of sport in the country, which has seen 300% increase in cricket participation over the last two years. ”I am really excited to relocate to Sweden with my family and work together with the Swedish Cricket community. This opportunity has come at a perfect time and I am grateful to be able to invest my energies in a completely new environment. I can't wait to get started,” said Rhodes about his new role. “Jonty's appointment comes with great anticipation for the Swedish Cricket Federation," added Zalmay Daftani, chairman of the...