IPL 2020: CSK coach Stephen Fleming says his team wanted to do something different as trend of losses were becoming 'too familiar'
The most prominent change in Tuesday's 20-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad was Sam Curran's elevation to the opener's slot and Fleming said the move provided momentum to the CSK innings. Curran scored 31 off 21 balls in the 20-run triumph, only their third in eight matches this season.
IPL 2020: SRH's Rashid Khan focused on bowling economically, says he 'never thought about taking so many wickets'
Khan enjoys the best bowling economy of 6.55 at an average of 21.69 in the IPL. The batsmen have now started playing out his overs to avoid the risk of losing their wickets.
IPL 2020 Sunrisers Hyderabad preview: Consistent and well-rounded SRH begin new era under Trevor Bayliss
David Warner will be joining forces with the new coach at the helm in Trevor Bayliss in IPL 2020 as the Sunrisers Hyderabad, one of the most consistent franchises in IPL history, eye their second title.
IPL 2020: Muttiah Muralitharan hopes past experience of working with Trevor Bayliss helps SRH in upcoming edition
The bowling coach, one of the game's greatest spinners, said this year the franchise is looking forward to giving opportunities to the youngsters.
IPL 2020: Quality of cricket will not be affected by lack of fans, says Sunrisers Hyderabad's VVS Laxman
Moved out of India due to the health crisis, the 13th edition of the IPL will be played across the three venues of Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah in the UAE from 19 September to 10 November
Lehmann said dividing responsibilities format-wise should increase the longevity of the coaches.
England's new head coach Chris Silverwood says Eoin Morgan and James Anderson have right to take call on retirement
With 575 Test wickets to his name, a record for a seamer, Anderson is not about to be summarily discarded.
Chris Silverwood appointed England men's team head coach across all formats, replaces Trevor Bayliss
Chris Silverwood was working as the fast bowling coach with the England cricket team for the past two seasons and has now been promoted to the top job.
Gary Kirsten would be the perfect candidate to replace Trevor Bayliss as England coach and the country’s cricket board should not hesitate to make another overseas appointment, former captain Michael Atherton
Eoin Morgan interview: 'It wasn't hugely challenging to get players to buy-in to the aggressive brand of cricket'
Firstpost sits down with England captain Eoin Morgan to understand how England's fearless approach came about, the challenges he faced while instilling this approach, what makes Jofra Archer special and more.
Ashley Giles wants one England coach for all formats; says interim coach could be appointed for New Zealand tour
Ashley Giles thinks moving forward with one head coach for both formats of cricket is the best approach for England, with no potential conflict over certain players needing to be rested or coaches with different styles and experience.
Ashes 2019: Australia coach Justin Langer says other batsmen must complement Steve Smith in fifth Test
Australia coach Justin Langer, revelling in having the world's top-ranked batsman and bowler at his disposal, is urging the other batsmen to step up
Ashes 2019: Justin Langer defends Australian players' celebrations after Steve Smith's alleged mockery of Jack Leach
Justin Langer's Australia side clinched a dramatic fourth Test win over England in the last hour of Sunday's final session at Old Trafford, ensuring that they would retain the Ashes.
England's failure in the ongoing Ashes series has led to questions over Joe Root's position, particularly given his inconsistent batting throughout the series.
Ashes 2019: Steve Smith says he's proud to 'step up' for Australia in tough situations after scoring counter-attacking 82 in 2nd innings of fourth Test
Steve Smith was glad to have again made runs when needed them as Australia closed in on retaining the Ashes at Old Trafford.
Ajantha Mendis retires: Mystery spinner who faded away due to over reliance on carrom ball and weak first-class system
Ajantha Mendia had relied heavily on the carrom ball for his wickets and once teams figured out how to counter that, he was half the bowler he used to be. A lack of stock ball hurt him dearly.
Ashes 2019: Touching the Void — England drag themselves out of deepest abyss to register famous win at Headingley
Something beyond comprehension happened at Headingley to drag England out of their abyss. It is, after the volcanic heat of Ben Stokes' genius, cool heads that will stop them slipping back down.
Ashes 2019: Jason Roy should bat in middle order in third Test, says former England cricketer Nasser Hussain
England will look to the advantage of Steve Smith's absence but will have to sort out their own batting order woes as Jason Roy and Joe Root haven't fired as yet
Haddin joins former England coach Trevor Bayliss, who was appointed Sunrisers head coach last month, replacing fellow Australian Tom Moody.
Root has previously made clear he prefers batting at four but the Yorkshireman is understood to have approached England coach Trevor Bayliss after last week's Test win over Ireland about returning to his old position of first-wicket down when the Ashes opener starts at Edgbaston on Thursday.