Rob Cassell has had success in developing fast bowlers during his previous coaching and development roles at South Australia and Ireland men's cricket team.
Ish Sodhi will be part of the Rajasthan Royals’ coaching staff in order to develop spinners, provide support across the team, while assisting in cricket operations.
The decade began on the most horrendous note for the IPL - with Lalit Modi, the league's founder, being sacked. This would precede several off-field controversies. Towards the end of the decade, however, the controversies off the pitch had abated and on-field fracases had taken centre stage.
Pat Cummins was last week grabbed by Kolkata Knight Riders as he left compatriot Glenn Maxwell (Kings XI Punjab) a distant second at Rs 10.75 crore.
Pravin Tambe's participation in the upcoming season of IPL might take a hit due to his association with the T10 league.
In the IPL auction earlier this week, there was a bidding war between Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) for Jordan, the 31-year-old England player.
During the IPL auction held in Kolkata on Thursday, RCB bought eight players, including the likes of Chris Morris, Aaron Finch, Kane Richardson and Dale Steyn.
A day after Yusuf Pathan went unsold in the IPL auction, his brother Irfan shared words of wisdom for the all-rounder.
Mahela Jayawardene, Mumbai Indians head coach, spoke about the injury-related absences of Jasprit Bumrah and Hardik Pandya, and whether new buy Chris Lynn will bring about a change in the team's opening pair.
Digvijay Deshmukh, who played the role of a budding cricketer in Bollywood film 'Kai Po Che', was picked up by Mumbai Indians in the IPL auction. He will be part of the Rohit Sharma-led outfit in IPL 2020.
Here are some players the teams managed to snap up for a steal in the IPL auction, and could play a major role in the upcoming edition of the tournament.
Glenn Maxwell's teammate Marcus Stoinis, who was picked by DC, and Chris Lynn both failed to make a mark with the bat. KKR's new recruit Tom Banton, however, was on song.
Batsman Shimron Hetmyer was Delhi Capitals' biggest buy during the Indian Premier League 2020 auction and was sold at a price of Rs 7.5 crore.
Delhi Capitals co-owner Parth Jindal said he was satisfied with the players his franchise bought during the IPL auction.
Rajasthan Royals co-owner Manoj Badale on Thursday said Indian under-19 players Yashasvi Jaiswal and Kartik Tyagi were bought as future prospects for the team.
A boy who sold chaat, a driver’s son and one from a family of marginal farmers — all born in the aughts — strike it rich.
Kolkata break the bank — Rs 15.5 crore or $ 2.2 mn — to get the services of Pat Cummins; KXIP bag Maxwell for Rs 10.75 crore.
While INR 4 CR was splurged on Varun Chakravarthy, there were no takers for a few established names in world cricket and established T20 mercenaries from around the world like Colin de Grandhomme and Martin Guptill.
Piyush Chawla, who will turn 31 next week, becomes the fifth spinner in the CSK squad above the age of 30. Imran Tahir, Harbhajan Singh, Karn Sharma and Ravindra Jadeja are part of the CSK team.
KKR have broken the record for the most expensive overseas player in the IPL with their 15.5 CR bid on Pat Cummins.