Gib­son leaves Eng­land

Global Times - - Sports -

Ottis Gib­son has agreed to step down from his role as Eng­land bowl­ing coach and be­come South Africa’s new head coach, the Eng­land and Wales Cricket Board an­nounced Wed­nes­day.

Gib­son, who took up his cur­rent role in 2015, will leave af­ter Eng­land’s third and fi nal Test against West Indies next week.

He suc­ceeds Rus­sell Domingo, whose con­tract with Cricket South Africa ex­pired af­ter South Africa’s 3- 1 Test se­ries de­feat in Eng­land ear­lier this month.

Gib­son, 48, is in his sec­ond spell work­ing with Eng­land’s pace­men af­ter four years as head coach of his na­tive West Indies from 2010 to 2014.

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