newscricket2 months ago

England recruit Michael Hussey and David Saker as coaches for upcoming World T20

England have strengthened the contingent that will travel to Australia for the World T20 next month by recruiting two key figures for their coaching setup. Michael Hussey has worked in multiple high-profile coaching roles in the past while David Saker will return for a second stint with the team.
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newscricket4 years ago

India vs Australia | There was confusion between pacers and Tim Paine, reveals David Saker

Australia’s bowling coach, David Saker, has revealed that there was some confusion between captain Tim Paine and the pace bowling trio on Day 1 of the fourth Test being played at the SCG. Saker added that a ‘heated’ discussion took place post day’s play at the end of day one in Sydney.
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newscricket5 years ago

Need to play 'Australian brand of cricket', says David Warner

Australia's stand-in-skipper David Warner has asked his side to play the Australian Brand of Cricket to successfully counter India's attack. The Aussies have been under huge criticisms for their poor display in the ongoing tour, where they have lost the ODI series and are trailing 1-0 in the T20Is.
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newscricket5 years ago

David Saker cites Glenn Maxwell's bad performance as reason for his snub in Bengaluru ODI

David Saker, Australia’s stand-in coach, defended the decision to axe Glenn Maxwell for the fourth ODI stating the latter is going through a bad run of form, which didn’t augur well for his selection. Saker has also heaped praise on Adam Zampa's "aggressive" mindset and wicket-taking prowess.
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newscricket6 years ago

David Saker named Australia head coach for Indian ODI series

Australia’s fast-bowling coach David Saker will be the head coach of the Aussies’ One-day tour to India later in the year, Cricket Australia announced today. Saker, who has never played international cricket, will replace Darren Lehmann in the series, for which the dates are yet to be announced.
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