26 Feb 2009

Former Zimbabwe international new Auckland cricket coach

2:33 pm on 26 February 2009

The former Zimbabwe international Paul Strang has been appointed coach of the Auckland cricket side for the remainder of the season.

Strang steps into the role as a temporary replacement for Mark O'Donnell, who's been seconded as Black Caps assistant coach during the India tour.

Strang will be assisted by former New Zealand international Matt Horne.