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Andy Murray reunites with former coach Ivan Lendl
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Andy Murray reunites with former coach Ivan Lendl

The former world number one, who has been searching for a coach since splitting from Jamie Delgado in December, first began working with the eight-time Grand Slam champion in 2012.

'We need new style of coaching and skill set', Cummins breaks silence on Langer's departure
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'We need new style of coaching and skill set', Cummins breaks silence on Langer's departure

Cummins, who took over as Australia's test captain immediately before the recent Ashes series against England, was heavily criticised by some high-profile ex-international players for not publicly backing Langer ahead of the coach’s contract negotiations with the board last Friday.

England name Paul Collingwood as interim coach for West Indies Tests
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England name Paul Collingwood as interim coach for West Indies Tests

Collingwood, who oversaw England's recent 3-2 Twenty20 series defeat in the West Indies, will take charge for Tests in Antigua, Barbados and Grenada. The series starts on 8 March.

Ricky Ponting says he was approached by BCCI for India coach's job before Rahul Dravid took it up
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Ricky Ponting says he was approached by BCCI for India coach's job before Rahul Dravid took it up

Ponting, a batting legend and one of the most successful captains ever, said time commitment stopped him from taking up the India coaching job and a similar role for the Australian team.

Dav Whatmore joins Baroda as head coach
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Dav Whatmore joins Baroda as head coach

The 67-year-old Whatmore has got years of experience in top-flight cricket and was the coach of the Sri Lankan team that won the World Cup in 1996.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Czech beach volleyball coach Simon Nausch tests positive for COVID-19 in Olympic Village
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Czech beach volleyball coach Simon Nausch tests positive for COVID-19 in Olympic Village

The team said Nausch had left the Olympic Village for isolation and that any close contacts would self-isolate.

South Africa football team coach announcement delayed due to COVID-19
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South Africa football team coach announcement delayed due to COVID-19

Former Real Madrid manager and twice Manchester United assistant manager Carlos Queiroz is favourite to succeed sacked Molefi Ntseki just over a month before South Africa begin 2022 World Cup qualifying.

AHF to organise second set of workshops for Hockey India coaches and technical officials
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AHF to organise second set of workshops for Hockey India coaches and technical officials

A group of over 15 coaches and technical officials will be attending a total of five workshops.

Former India hockey captain Viren Rasquinha raises funds for lockdown-hit hockey players, coaches and groundsmen
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Former India hockey captain Viren Rasquinha raises funds for lockdown-hit hockey players, coaches and groundsmen

Saddened by the financial hardship being faced by the hockey community amid the COVID-19 pandemic, former India captain Viren Rasquinha has raised Rs 22 lakh to be distributed as one-time benefit among players, coaches and groundsmen working at the grassroots level.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju launches Khelo India Community Coach Development programme
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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju launches Khelo India Community Coach Development programme

The course module will equip physical education teachers and community coaches with the right set of knowledge and skills to help children of all ages to take up a variety of fitness activities

Afghanistan Cricket Board announce Andy Moles as director of cricket, chief selector
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Afghanistan Cricket Board announce Andy Moles as director of cricket, chief selector

Moles, who was the interim head coach of the team during the recently concluded tour of Bangladesh, is a Level-4 coach.

Ramakant Achrekar passes away at 87: Cricket fraternity pays rich tribute to 'king among cricket gurus'
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Ramakant Achrekar passes away at 87: Cricket fraternity pays rich tribute to 'king among cricket gurus'

Sachin Tendulkar's childhood coach Ramakant Achrekar passed away at 87. The cricket fraternity paid rich tribute to the Dronacharya awardee.

Mumbai coach Vinayak Samant interview: 'I am a helper of the team, not a dictator'
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Mumbai coach Vinayak Samant interview: 'I am a helper of the team, not a dictator'

Vinayak Samant is back again, with Mumbai cricket, aiming to do what he did best in his playing days — resurrect the team from tough situations with his grit and determination. Firstpost caught up with Samant to talk about his goals, the pressure of coaching a Mumbai side, handling egos inside the dressing room and much more.

Kate Spade, New York based fashion designer, found dead in Park Avenue apartment; cops say apparent suicide
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Kate Spade, New York based fashion designer, found dead in Park Avenue apartment; cops say apparent suicide

New York fashion designer Kate Spade was found hanged in her Park Avenue apartment Tuesday morning in an apparent suicide, law enforcement officials said.

Former India batsman Lalchand Rajput appointed Zimbabwe's interim coach
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Former India batsman Lalchand Rajput appointed Zimbabwe's interim coach

Lalchand Rajput, 56, will start work immediately ahead of a triangular Twenty20 international (T20I) series involving Zimbabwe, Australia and Pakistan in Harare in July.

Andre Agassi ends partnership with Novak Djokovic, says they disagreed too often during his coaching stint
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Andre Agassi ends partnership with Novak Djokovic, says they disagreed too often during his coaching stint

“With only the best intentions I tried to help Novak. We far too often found ourselves agreeing to disagree,” Agassi said.

Selena Gomez teams up with luxury brand Coach to create ready-to-wear fashion line
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Selena Gomez teams up with luxury brand Coach to create ready-to-wear fashion line

Actress-singer Selena Gomez will design clothes for a ready-to-wear line in collaboration with the luxury brand Coach.

The art of coaching teams to Ranji Trophy titles, the Chandrakant Pandit way
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The art of coaching teams to Ranji Trophy titles, the Chandrakant Pandit way

Vidarbha scripted history by clinching their maiden Ranji Trophy title and one of the chief archietects of their success was Chandrakant Pandit. Firstpost caught up with Pandit at his Andheri residence in Mumbai to understand the art of coaching in domestic arena. <a href="<?php echo get_permalink(); ?>"> Click here to read the full interview.</a>

La Liga: Demands of coaching Real Madrid are 'exhausting', says Zinedine Zidane
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La Liga: Demands of coaching Real Madrid are 'exhausting', says Zinedine Zidane

Zidane has won eight trophies in a hugely successful two years at the helm, including back-to-back Champions Leagues.

Sachin Tendulkar reminisces being coached by Ramakant Achrekar, says 'Sir' never said 'well-played' to him
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Sachin Tendulkar reminisces being coached by Ramakant Achrekar, says 'Sir' never said 'well-played' to him

"(Achrekar) Sir was strict at times, extremely strict and also caring and loving. Sir did not say well-played to me ever, (but) I knew (when) Sir has taken me to have bhel-puri or paani-puri, Sir is happy, I have done something nice on the field," he said.