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Tag Archives: captain

coach(es) at crossroads

A blog by ©hinaman: once referred to, often with respect, as “the coach“ they were restricted to the responsibility of teaching the skills and the rules of cricket to individual players the captain decided everything else; the tactics, the strategy and so the selection, but that left the “coach” behind the screen, a bit player [...]

when the knife in the back is a shot in the foot

A blog by ©hinaman why captain? I ask myself this question again and again, why does cricket still need captains? Pietersen quits as England captain, coach fired By Martyn Herman | LONDON (Reuters) | Thu Jan 8, 2009 8:11am IST After a day of media frenzy, Pietersen issued a statement signalling the end of his [...]