Kolkata Knight Riders could bat talisman Andre Russell as high as No.3 in the order in IPL 2020. "It's great to welcome David Hussey and Kyle Mills to the Knight Riders Family," Venky Mysore, CEO and MD of KKR, said. Hardik Pandya 'focusing only on cricket' despite Covid-19 entering IPL bubble. Both Hussey and Mills will work under former New Zealand wicket-keeper batsman Brendon McCullum, who has been appointed as the head coach of KKR for the next IPL. Related Story: David Hussey backs Andre Russell to hit IPL double century in potential new role The franchise named McCullum as the head coach last month, to work alongside Dinesh Karthik, the franchise’ captain since 2018. David Hussey talks about the different players in the KKR outfit this season. Speaking at a media interaction organised by the Kolkata Knight Riders on Sunday, David Hussey also said that Banton could be the X-factor for his side. IPL 2020: ‘He can score a double hundred if promoted at No. David Hussey, Kyle Mills join Kolkata Knight Riders support staff. Two-time IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders have made a big change in their support staff for the next edition of the Indian Premier League. The former Australian and Melbourne Stars skipper David Hussey will replace Stephen Fleming as the head coach of the Melbourne stars. In 64 matches, Hussey amassed 1,322 runs at a … IPL 2020: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) bag David Hussey and Kyle Mills’ services Hussey was a part of KKR in the inaugural IPL back in 2008 and also played alongside current head coach … Kuldeep Yadav is at the "top of his game" this season, according to the Kolkata Knight Riders team mentor David Hussey. ‘‘He is the new version or better version of Kevin Pietersen,” the Australian added. KKR has roped in former Australian player David Hussey as Chief mentor and Former New Zealand pacer Kyle Millis in as bowling coach for IPL 2020. Kuldeep Yadav’s underwhelming show let Kolkata Knight Riders down in last year’s IPL, but the team’s chief mentor David Hussey believes that the Indian left-arm wrist spinner is at the “top of his game” this season and will be a consistent performer. IPL 2020: David Hussey joins KKR as mentor and Kyle Mills as bowling coach in Indian Premier League Oct 5, 2019 0 870 Views Australian cricketer David Hussey has been appointed as the chief mentor of Indian Premier League Kolkata Knight Riders ahead of upcoming IPL 2020 season. 4h Deivarayan Muthu. ... David Hussey on IPL 2020. Now, KKR mentor David Hussey has cleared the air about the same as they prepare for IPL 2020 in the UAE. Both Hussey and Mills will work with Brendon McCullum -- who was recently named as KKR head coach -- for the next IPL edition. This according to team mentor David Hussey, who called Russell the 'heartbeat' of the KKR side and forecast the possibility of a T20 double hundred for the Jamaican if given 60 balls to face. During the post-match press conference, he said: "We have put ourselves in this position by losing games. IPL 2020: Kuldeep Yadav is at the top of his game, won't face confidence issues, says KKR mentor David Hussey Kuldeep Yadav got just four wickets from nine matches in 2019 and was dropped from KKR after logging an average of 71.50 and an economy rate of 8.66. David Hussey, the former Australia batsman, is the new coach of Melbourne Stars for next summer's Big Bash League, after winning a duel with ex-Victoria coach David … However, KKR's team mentor David Hussey believes that the team is still "breathing" in the tournament and are still confident of qualifying into the playoffs this season. 334d ESPNcricinfo staff. IPL side Kolkata Knight Riders on Saturday named Australian David Hussey as the chief mentor and former New Zealand pacer Kyle Mills as the team's new bowling coach.. 143/8. 20.0 Over Hussey will be Chief Mentor and Mills will be Bowling Coach. If Andre Russell Bats 60 Balls, He May Make a Double Hundred: KKR Mentor David Hussey Russell was adjudged the Most Valuable Player of IPL 2019, … KKR bought Tom Banton for Rs 1 crore at the IPL auction Hussey was also signed as a replacement for Dwayne Bravo by Chennai Super Kings during the IPL 2014 season. Ex-Leicestershire cricketer Carl Crowe has been working as their spin-bowling coach. "They bring a wealth of experience as professionals and are terrific individuals. Match 13, Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi. Indian T20 League. New Delhi: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on Saturday appointed former Australia cricketer David Hussey , head coach of KKR at PC during match 49 of season 13 of the Dream 11 Indian Premier League (IPL) between the Chennai Super Kings and the Kolkata Knight Riders held at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai in … McCullum (330 runs), who has forged a superb partnership with Dwayne Smith (440) runs with the opening duo scoring over 47 per cent Chennai’s runs, is flying home later this IPL 2020 full schedule. Chennai Super Kings are gearing up for the last leg of the Indian Premier League by testing their latest recruit David Hussey. IPL : David Hussey, Kyle Mills join Kolkata Knight Riders support staff !!! Both Hussey and Mills will work with Brendon McCullum -- who was recently named as KKR head coach -- for the next IPL edition. on October 05, 2019 Get link; Facebook; Twitter; Pinterest; Email; Other Apps; After bringing in McCullum as head coach, KKR have added Hussey and Mills as the chief mentor and as bowling coach respectively for the 2020 IPL … Lasith Malinga opts out of IPL 2020 due to personal reasons. Kuldeep Yadav’s underwhelming show let Kolkata Knight Riders down in last year’s IPL, but the team’s chief mentor David Hussey believes that the Indian left-arm wrist spinner is at the “top of his game” this season and will be a consistent performer. IPL 2020 - Match 49: CSK v KKR. Dubai: Recently, former Australian spinner Brad Hogg had spoken about the differences between Kolkata Knight Riders’ (KKR) captain Dinesh Karthik and big-hitting batsman Andre Russell. A replacement for Dwayne Bravo by Chennai Super Kings are gearing up for the last leg of Indian! 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