Chennai, Jul 30 (PTI) Jonty Rhodes, the former South Africa batsman, has been signed up as mentor and brand ambassador of the Ruby Trichy Warriors for the India Cements Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL), 2017. Also Read - Unable to Break Open ATM, Robbers Steal The Whole Machine in Tamil Nadu's Tiruppur

Rhodes will arrive for his stint on August 7. Also Read - Lockdown News: These States Impose Lockdown-Like Restrictions in March, Only Essential Services Allowed | Full List

Rhodes represented South Africa in 52 Tests and 245 One- Day Internationals (ODIs) and became synonymous with brilliant fielding. Post retirement, he has successfully moved into coaching with the stint in the TNPL being the latest. Also Read - EVE vs SOU Dream11 Team Tips And Predictions, Premier League: Football Prediction Tips For Today’s Everton vs Southampton on March 2

The Ruby Trichy Warriors are led by Tamil Nadu batsman B Indrajith and coached by former India fast bowler TinuYohannan.

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