Grant Luden new Physical Performance Manager of SLC | Daily News

Grant Luden new Physical Performance Manager of SLC

Grant Luden
Grant Luden

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has appointed Grant Luden as the Physical Performance Manager of Sri Lanka Cricket, with effect from 11th January 2021.

Luden, a specialist in the area of strength and conditioning, will focus on developing

the elite Players of Sri Lanka and will be in charge of the overall Strength and Conditioning programme of the SLC.

“We welcome Luden into our system and confident that he can add the extra dimension needed to enhance the strength and conditioning aspects of the National and the emerging Players of Sri Lanka’’ said Ashley De Silva - Chief Excutive Officer of Sri Lanka Cricket.

Luden will be based at the High-Performance Centre of Sri Lanka Cricket.

Before joining Sri Lanka Cricket, he has worked as a strength and conditioning and fielding coach at the Pakistan Cricket Board, spanning from the year 2014 to 2019, whilst, and he has also worked as a strength and conditioning Coach at the Bangladesh Cricket Board, from 2008 to 2013.

Luden has also held stints with the South African First-Class System, working for Nashua Titans, and also as the Strength and Conditioning Coach of the Dhaka Gladiators in the Bangladesh Premier League.

A Degree holder in Sports and Exercise Technology, he has obtained his Level 3 Cricket Coaching certificate from Cricket South Africa.

His first task will be to help Lankan cricketers to get in peak physical condition for the Test series against England.