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Kirsten to coach South Africa

Gary Kirsten, who guided India to the Cricket World Cup title two months ago, was named coach of his native South Africa Monday. The 43-year-old former Proteas opening batsman will have the

Australia sign up McDermott as bowling coach

Former test paceman Craig McDermott has been appointed bowling coach for the Australia team, Cricket Australia (CA) said on Thursday. McDermott, who took 291 wickets in 71 Tests for Australia between 1984

Australia axe fielding coach

Mike Young, the former American baseballer, is believed to have been sacked as Australia’s fielding coach. Cricket Australia has not confirmed the decision, which is thought to have been made before the

Fletcher appointed India coach

Former England cricket coach Duncan Fletcher was appointed to the high-pressure post of India coach on Wednesday, less than one month after the country won the World Cup on home soil. India

Pakistan hires Indian tennis coach

A senior Pakistani tennis official expressed hope Wednesday that an unprecedented move to hire a coach from the country’s arch rival India would improve play and ease political tensions. Pakistan Tennis Federation

Former Australian coach Buchanan joins New Zealand

WELLINGTON – Former Australia cricket coach John Buchanan has been confirmed as the new director of cricket for Trans-Tasman rivals New Zealand, according to local media reports on Friday.
Calls to New Zealand Cricket (NZC) chief executive Justin Vaughan were not immediately returned.
“John’s appointment is an exciting one for New Zealand Cricket,” Vaughan was quoted as saying by the New Zealand Press Association. “He has a great cricketing pedigree and will provide