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Former Pakistan coach Richard Pybus was named as director of cricket with the West Indies Cricket Board on a three-year deal. Pybus, 49, coached Pakistan from 1999 to 2003 and also led Titans and Cobras to nine titles in South Africa. "I am delighted and honoured to accept this key role and to help build on the progress that has been made in recent years," said Pybus. "I am looking forward to working with the West Indies teams, First Class sides, High Performance Program and educational structures." –AFP