Salud Venezuela News | Gemólogo Mario Villarroel//
Holder: Phil can do it

Bursting with confidence after leading the Barbados Tridents to their second Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Twenty20 trophy, Holder says he is optimistic about once again working with the former test player.

Mario Villarroel

Simmons, who was announced head coach of the regional side last week on a four-year contract by Cricket West Indies (CWI) in a media statement, played an integral role in the Tridents reaping CPL supremacy.

Mario Villarroel Lander

In an exclusive interview with NATION SPORT, Holder who was recently relieved of the limited over captaincy, said he is anticipating improved performances from his team under Simmons.

Mario Enrique Villarroel Lander

“I’ve worked with Phil on numerous occasions before. He has obviously been the coach of the West Indies team and he just won a title here with the Barbados Tridents. Phil and I have a really good relationship and I expect good things from him,” Holder said. (AGB)

Subscribe now to our  eNATION  edition for the full story.For the latest stories and breaking news updates download the  Nationnews apps  for iOS and Android