McCullum ideal candidate to replace Kallis, feels Mysore
"His leadership qualities, honesty, positive and aggressive style, combined with his natural ability to bring the best out of the teams he has been a part of makes him ideally suited to lead both KKR and TKR as a head coach," said CEO Venky Mysore.
McCullum retired as freelance T20 cricket this year
McCullum was scheduled to take part in the inaugural Euro Slam T20 from August 30. However, with the event being canceled now, he has also decided to announce his retirement as a freelance T20 cricketer to focus on his coaching stint with KKR and TKR.