Australian to coach Dutch cricket team

The Australian Peter Drinnen (40), former trainer of the Scottish international cricket team, has been appointed the new coach of the Dutch national team.

Drinnen’s main task is to make sure Oranje get through to the World Cup in 2011. The qualifying tournament is in the spring 2009 – and Drinnen’s contract runs to April of the same year.

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