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Hashan Tillakaratne appointed Head Coach of SL Women’s Team

Sri Lanka Cricket has appointed Brett Harrop and Hashan Tillakaratne as the Lead Physiotherapist of the national team and the Head Coach of the national women’s team respectively. Photo: srilankacricket.lk

Colombo, June 4 (MNN) Sri Lanka Cricket has announced the appointment of Hashan Tillakaratne as the Head Coach of the national women’s team with effect from June 1, 2021.

Brett Harrop has been appointed as the Lead Physiotherapist of the national team for a two-year period from May 21, 2021.

Tillakaratne’s latest assignment comes as part of the ongoing coach restructuring programme at the High-Performance Centre of the SLC.

A member of the 1996 World Cup-winning team, Tillakaratne has held several coaching positions before his latest elevation.

Among his previous roles ranks working as the Head Coach of the Sri Lanka U19 team and the Batting Coach of the Sri Lanka emerging team.

He was also the Head Coach of the Kandy Tuskers, a franchise of the Lanka Premier League, during its inaugural edition.

Before joining Sri Lanka Cricket, Brett was working as the Sports Physiotherapist for New Zealand Cricket.

He has also worked as the High-Performance Rehabilitation Manager of the Bangladesh Cricket Board.

Brett, a former Australian First-Class Cricketer, has worked as the Head Physiotherapist of the Kings XI Punjab, a franchise of the Indian Premier League, and held the same position at the Lahore Qalandars of the Pakistan Super League.

He has already arrived in Sri Lanka and is undergoing the mandatory quarantine period before joining the national team for the tour of England, which will be his first assignment.

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