Ashley Giles to seek England Test coaching job
England limited overs coach Ashley Giles says he will apply for the Test coaching role left vacant by the removal of Andy Flowers.cricket Updated: Feb 03, 2014 09:45 IST
England limited overs coach Ashley Giles says he will apply for the Test coaching role left vacant by the removal of Andy Flowers.
Giles told reporters after England's 84-run loss to Australia in the third Twenty20 international he is eager to coach England in all three forms of the game.
Flowers lost the test coaching role after England's 5-0 loss to Australia in the Ashes Test series and Giles led England to a 4-1 loss in the ODIs and 3-0 loss in the Twenty20 series.
Giles said the England test coaching role is "one of the biggest jobs in cricket and I'd apply for it because I want to do it. As someone who was very proud to play for England I've been proud to coach the one-day side. To do the whole job would be a fantastic opportunity, but it's hard work as well."