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Jimmy Adams takes up his post as Head Coach

Friday 10th February 2012

Men’s First Team

Kent Cricket’s new Head Coach, Jimmy Adams has arrived at the St Lawrence Ground and hit the ground running, getting straight into pre-season training with the squad.

The former West Indies Captaincommented; “I’ve been speaking with Simon (Willis) over the phone and doing a lot of research from home, but it’s great to finally be here. I am excited about getting going and look forward to being part of the process which will help to mould the future of the Club. I will take my time to make sure the foundations are right but my primary focus is to be part of a process to make Kent cricket strong; if I can do that I will be very happy.”

CommentingJimmy’s arrival, CEO Jamie Clifford said; “I am very pleased that Jimmy has arrived safely. Getting the necessary paperwork is always a challenge, but I am delighted that it all went so smoothly.We wish himwell as he gets settled at Kent.”

The Kent Cricket squadleave for aten day pre-season campin Antigua on 7th March, in preparation for the 2012 seasonwhich commenceson 5th Aprilwhen they will play Yorkshire at the Hedingley Carnegie.

The first home gamewill beon 19th April, when Kent take on Gloucestershire in the LV=CC2. Click here to view our membership choices for 2012.