Cape Town - Nicky Boje has been appointed as full-time coach
of the Knights cricket franchise.
According to Netwerk24, the former Proteas spinner will be
the Knights’ coach for the next two seasons.
Boje started the season as interim Knights coach, taking
over from Sarel Cilliers.
But Boje was recently allowed to leave to play in the
Masters Champions League (MCL) T20 event in the UAE, as well as take part in
the Mumbai Marathon.
Boje played for the Libra Legends alongside compatriot
Jacques Kallis in the MCL event which took place from January 28-February 14.
Former Proteas fast bowler Allan Donald took over as interim
coach during Boje's absence, before the latter returned to Bloemfontein earlier
Donald, as well as and former Cape Cobras coach Shukri
Conrad, also applied for the head coaching role but both pulled out.
Donald, who now lives in Paarl, pulled out due to family commitments.