Former Derbyshire opening batsman, Stephen Stubbings, joined Derbyshire in November 2016 as First XI Support Coach.
Stubbings, an ECB Level 4 Coach, will support Club Captain, Billy Godleman, and provide coaching support to the First XI.
He enjoyed a 13-year playing career at Derbyshire between 1997 and 2009, scoring 7,557 first-class runs in 139 matches. He was capped in 2001 and was twice a winner of the Club’s Player of the Year Award.
Since retiring in 2009, Stubbings has had several coaching roles in the professional game including Second XI coach at Derbyshire and most recently Batting Coach at reigning NatWest T20 Blast champions, Northamptonshire.