Rhodes will leave in mid-January to join a bio-secure bubble in Abu Dhabi before he begins his coaching services for the newly renovated team.
Signing Sri Lanka all-rounder, Thisara Parera as the icon players, Mohammad Amir’s services from Pakistan will bloom the Devils’ pace attack.
On being appointed as a head coach, he added,
It’s a different format, there are players who have more experience than I have [Perera and Amir], so I’m also looking to learn from them.
— T10 League (@T10League) December 28, 2020
Abu Dhabi T10 league: Pune Devils debut
Owned by Alpha Sports, the T10 league is the only ten-over tournament approved by the International Cricket Council (ICC). The league officially is to kick off by 28th January with many world-class names in its eight franchises.
Pune Devils squad:
Waheed Ahmad, Mohammad Amir, Vriitya Aravind, Sam Billings, Mohammad Boota, Nasir Hossain, Chamara Kapugedera, Karan KC, Asif Khan, Dinesh Kumar, Kennar Lewis, Ajantha Mendis, Thisara Perera, Darwish Rasooli, Devon Thomas, Hardus Viljoen
Icon player: Thisara Parera