Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Tue 16 Apr 2024 Most definitely one of my career highlights: Gary Kirsten on 10 years of India’s 2011 World Cup win Looking back at India’s 2011 World Cup victory, former coach Gary Kirsten has said that he is proud to see the manner in which the Indian team has evolved over the last decade. Kirsten was the Team India coach when the MS Dhoni-led side lifted the World Cup 10 years ago, on April 2, 2011. India knocked out defending champions Australia in the quarter-finals, defeated a below-par Pakistan in the semis before going on to beat Sri Lanka in the final, by six wickets at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Hashim Amla and South Africa’s band of 150 plus By scoring a wonderful 150 against England in the second ODI at Southampton, Hashim Amla joined a select list of Proteas batsman who have registered 150 or more in one-day internationals. Gary Kirsten: The silent hand behind great revolutions There’s nothing impressive about the man’s personality per se. In fact, he seems pretty much like the man, next door – quiet, unassuming and, to an extent, even shy. Yet, the former South African opener has been the common factor behind the scenes on two occasions, when teams have achieved the number one Test ranking. South Africa coach Kirsten takes anti-India stand on UDRS Just weeks after quitting the Indian coach job, Gary Kirsten has openly put his views against BCCI which has long made public its stand against UDRS. Allan Donald accepts South Africa Bowling Coach offer Newly appointed bowling coach of South Africa, Allan Donald, has claimed that accepting the post for his native country was not a difficult decision at all and he said ‘yes’ immediately. Gary Kirsten appointed as new coach of South Africa for 2 Years Gary Kirsten, who guided India to World Cup glory and pinnacle of Test cricket, was appointed as South Africa coach on Monday for a term of two years. Kirsten interest for South Africa coaching job Gary Kirsten, who stepped down as India cricket coach after guiding the team to its first World Cup title in 28 years, now wants take up the top job in South Africa even though he has not submitted a formal application before dateline. South Africa wants Gary Kirsten in the same avatar THE MAN behind million smiles and who guided Team India to the path of victory is in great demand. Gary Kirsten , coach of the world champion Indian cricket team was approached by cricket South Africa to take the place of coach from Corrie Van Zyl in June, but he has not taken a decision yet.