Peter Fulton is stepping down as the batting coach of the New Zealand staff and taking the pinnacle coach’s job at first-class facet Canterbury, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) stated on Thursday.
The former international batsman solely succeeded Craig McMillan as the nationwide staff’s batting coach final 12 months however felt the prospect to take over Canterbury was too good a possibility to flip down. “The Canterbury role appealed to me in terms of my aspirations to be a head coach and further my development in the game,” Fulton stated in a NZC assertion.
“The chance to spend more time at home with my young family and coach my home province were also motivating factors in applying for the job.”
Fulton travelled with the New Zealand staff to Sri Lanka and Australia and worked on home excursions against England and India.
He begins his job with Canterbury on August 1.