newscricket3 months ago

Mumbai Indians designate Mark Boucher as new head coach

Five-time IPL champions Mumbai Indians have appointed former South Africa keeper-batter Mark Boucher as their head coach for upcoming editions. Boucher, who is currently working as head coach for South Africa, will end his stint with the national side after the forthcoming T20 World Cup.
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newscricket3 months ago

Reports | Mark Boucher to be appointed as head coach for MI Cape Town in SA20

As per a report by ESPNcricinfo, Mark Boucher will be handling coaching responsibilities for MI Cape Town in the newly starting SA20, South Africa’s franchise league. Boucher recently announced that the upcoming T20 World Cup would be his last assignment as South Africa’s head coach.
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newscricket3 months ago

Playing with freedom can have consequences for guys fighting for their careers, highlights Mark Boucher

Mark Boucher shared his thoughts on the irreplaceable role of Tests in cricket and how the format has evolved to be more dynamic over the years owing to the rise of T20s. He went on to comment upon England's brand of aggressive cricket and how it can be tough to implement given the stakes involved.
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newscricket3 months ago

World T20 set to be Mark Boucher's last assignment as South Africa head coach

Mark Boucher has announced his intentions to look for new pastures after confirming he will step down as South Africa's head coach post the World T20 next month in Australia. He took over the job in 2019 and has since helped the team achieve some incredible results in the international arena.
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newscricket5 months ago

IND vs SA | Bhuvneshwar Kumar put us under pressure during powerplays, admits Mark Boucher

South Africa's coach Mark Boucher talked about Bhuvneshwar Kumar and stated that he was one bowler who put them under pressure during the powerplay overs. Bhuvnesjwar Kumar was at his best during the series and was awarded man of the series for his brilliant bowling throughout the series.
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newscricket7 months ago

Cricket South Africa withdraws charges against Mark Boucher

Cricket South Africa (CSA) has dropped charges of gross misconduct against Mark Boucher less than a week before his disciplinary hearing was due to begin. The former South African wicketkeeper, who is also the men's team head coach, has confirmed that he wants to continue his top position.
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newscricketa year ago

IND vs SA | We played the pressure moments pretty well, opines Mark Boucher

South Africa head coach Mark Boucher has opined that the team played the pressure moments really well after they won three match Test series against India by 2-1. He also added that a lot of people had written them off after the first day of the Test series but they bounced back to win the series.
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newscricketa year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | 'It is a bitter pill to swallow', says Mark Boucher as South Africa exit the tournament

After the victory against England, which did not help South Africa to claim the semi-final spot, head coach Mark Boucher has stated that getting knocked out of the tournament is a tough pill to swallow. South Africa finished third in Group 1 behind Australia, after winning four out of five matches.
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newscricketa year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | South Africa appoint JP Duminy, Justin Sammons as coaching consultants

South Africa have appointed former all-rounder JP Duminy as one of the two specialist consultants for the upcoming T20 World Cup in the UAE and Oman. Duminy will be joined by  Justin Sammons, who has previously coached the Johannesburg-based Lions and is now serving the North West province.
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newscricketa year ago

SL vs SA | Top-order collapse cost us the game, admits Mark Boucher

South Africa coach Mark Boucher rued his side’s collective batting failure in the decider of the three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka, in which they went down by 78 runs, on Tuesday, September 7. The two teams will now face off in a three-match T20I series beginning Friday, in Colombo.
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