Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have appointed England’s Mo Bobat as their Director of Cricket for IPL 2023. After a tough 2023 season, RCB is aiming for a big comeback. But first, who is Mo Bobat? Let us introduce you to RCB’s new Director of Cricket.
All About Mo Bobat
|Age (as of 2023)||40 years old|
|Current Role||Director of Cricket for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)|
|Previous Roles||– Performance Director at ECB|
– Chairman of Leicestershire & Rutland Cricket Ltd. Coaches Association
– Sports and Exercise Science Lecturer at Leicester College
|Achievements||– Helped England win in the T20I and ODI World Cups|
– Appointed Director of Cricket for RCB in September 2023
|Education||Studied sports at Wyggeston College|
|Net Worth (2023)||Approximately $1-5 Million USD|
|Information not available||– Exact birthdate and place|
– Parents’ and siblings’ names and professions
– Marital and relationship status
– Height and weight details
5 Things to know About Mo Bobat
- Bobat has been a part of the England Cricket Board for the last 12 years and is serving as ECB’s Director of Cricket since 2019.
- The 40-year-old played a crucial role in establishing England’s revolutionary approach to play cricket that made them win the 2019 ODI World Cup and the 2022 T20 World Cup.
- Mo Bobat has also served as a Chairman of Leicestershire & Rutland Cricket Ltd. Coaches Association.
- He also served as a sports lecturer at Leicester College in 2004, where he used to teach Sports and Exercise Science.
- In IPL 2024, Mo will team up with his old pal, Andy Flower, who has been appointed as a Head Coach of RCB for the upcoming season. Both Mo and Flower have previously worked together for nearly three years and their insights could be beneficial for the franchise.
- Mo also holds a degree in sports science and management along with the Masters of Sports Directorship to his qualifications. He’s seriously dedicated to understanding sports inside out!
So, with Mo Bobat’s experiences and expertise, will RCB be able lift their maiden title in IPL 2024. However, only time will tell this, but with Andy Flower as Head Coach and Mo as Director, RCB will definitely look to achieve glory in the upcoming season.