Wasim Jaffer during a domestic game. (Source: BCCI)

Kings XI Punjab have appointed Wasim Jaffer as batting coach ahead of the IPL 2020 auctions. Jaffer who now plays for Vidarbha in the domestic circuit has recently completed 150 Ranji matches.

“I’m thankful to Kumble,” Jaffer told TOI on Wednesday from Nagpur.

KXIP’s coaching staff comprises of Anil Kumble as head coach, Jaffer as batting coach, Sunil Joshi as bowling coach and Jonty Rhodes as fielding coach.