People on the Move: Dillon du Preez

Dillon du Preez has been appointed assistant coach of the Momentum Proteas.

The former Free State and VKB Knights all-rounder, who retired from the game in 2017, has signed a three-year contract and will work under head coach Hilton Moreeng after his re-appointment to the position back in July.

The 38-year-old has a wealth of experience playing the game, claiming nearly 600 wickets across all formats and amassing over 4500 runs. He has been coaching at Free State and VKB Knights since his retirement and his elevation to the Cricket South Africa structures further bolsters the management team.

Du Preez has experience in the women’s game having served as the assistant coach for team Coronation in the inaugural Women’s T20 Super League.