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KKR was looking for someone to fill up the coach position since McCullum resigned after IPL 2022 to take up the job of England’s Test head coach.
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McCullum said that he is looking to spend more time with Stokes to understand him and get things cracking.
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Brendon McCullum's England Test team will next take on South Africa in a three-match red-ball series at home next month.
'Bazball', which is derived from McCullum's nickname 'Baz', has been associated with England's drastic change in approach towards Test cricket since the arrival of the new head coach.
These are the two legends of cricket who will be facing off from Friday as India return to the Test arena after a fairly long time to decide what was left incomplete in 2021 — the series in England
This England team is different. And for the first time in a while, the opposition is being given more attention than India. This might put India in a bit of unease.
England have just a few days to savour their success over New Zealand before facing India at Edgbaston in a match starting Friday.
‘It aligns beautifully to his personality and also to mine’: McCullum on Stokes being England captain at right time
McCullum also admits that he was initially afraid of the fact that the two were too similar in their approach and it might not fare well for the team.
England had failed to win any of their previous five Test series, winning just one match from 17 prior to the current New Zealand contest.
On Day 1 of Lord's Test, England showed tantalising glimpses of what the future could be like under their new coach Brendon McCullum, before returning to the all too familiar habits.
England vs New Zealand: Lord's scorecard shows hosts at 7/1 during test run, sparks hilarious reactions
England have named their playing XI on the eve of the match. Joe Root has moved down to the number 4 position while Ollie Pope will take guard as the number 3 batter. Young seamer Matthew Potts will make his Test debut.
England vs New Zealand: Ben Stokes-led team 'won't die wondering' under Brendon McCullum, says Tim Southee
Southee has forecast an exciting time for England under McCullum as the former Kiwi captain prepares to go up against the reigning World Test champions at Lord's.
"...I think with Stokesy as captain we've got a really strong leader, a 'follow me' type of captain and so I think my job will be to try and ensure we're consistent with a lot of our messaging," McCullum told Sky Sports
In the video, McCullum thanked the Managing Director of KKR, Venky Mysore for supporting him over the last three years. Along with the good times, the tough moments have been deep learning for him, he added.
The former Pakistan captain was critical of Brendon McCullum, who currently is in his last season as KKR coach and will soon take over the England Test side.
Brendon McCullum was Thursday named as the new head coach of an England cricket side that has won only one of its past 17 Tests.
Former New Zealand captain McCullum's first assignment as the England Test head coach will be against the Black Caps at home later this summer
KKR suffered their seventh defeat on Saturday night, a 75-run drubbing by Lucknow Super Giants