Former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has emerged as a contender to be England’s Take a look at coach.
McCullum, 40, is within the job and has held talks with the England and Wales Cricket Board.
He’s at present accountable for Indian Premier League aspect Kolkata Knight Riders.
England have marketed for separate Take a look at and limited-overs coaches to switch Chris Silverwood, who left his function in February.
The deadline for purposes was on Friday and interviews had been held on Monday and Tuesday.
McCullum might have been seen as a greater match for the white-ball function – he’s an in depth good friend of England limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan – however he additionally performed 100 Assessments for New Zealand, and his time as captain was the start of a gentle Black Caps enchancment that finally noticed them topped World Take a look at Championship winners final yr.