Justin Langer set to interchange Darren Lehmann as Australia coach
Justin Langer is ready to be appointed Australia head coach, in accordance with Australian media.
The previous batsman would exchange Darren Lehmann, who stepped down as head coach of the Test team in March following the Australian ball-tampering scandal.
The West Australian says the Cricket Australia (CA) board will ratify the appointment of Langer, 47, on Friday.
Nonetheless, CA says “no appointment has been made” and no candidate “can be put to the board” when it subsequent meets.
A CA spokesperson added: “The method to be undertaken for the appointment of a brand new Australian males’s head coach can be mentioned and agreed on the CA board assembly this Friday.
“We anticipate to have a clearer understanding of the strategy and appointment timelines following this assembly.”
Most just lately, Langer has been teaching Western Australia and Perth Scorchers.
Langer did take cost of the workforce on an interim foundation whereas former coach Lehmann was away in 2016.