Ireland appoint ex-Australian star as bowling coach

Friday, 06 February 2015 - 13:50

Former Australian star Brett Lee will be Ireland's bowling coach during their pre-World Cup warm-up period in Sydney.

Irish officials have agreed a short-term deal with the recently-retired 38-year-old who has been a World Cup winner on two occasions.

Pace bowler Lee took 310 wickets in 76 Test matches and also played in 221 ODIs, claiming 380 scalps.