Eric Simmons

Fight between Mayank, Manoj and De Kock for opener`s slot

The Delhi Daredevils team management, comprising of skipper Kevin Pietersen and coach Gary Kirsten, will have to fret over Murali Vijay`s opening partner before Royal Challengers Bangalore come calling in their opening IPL fixture on April 17 at Sharjah.

Apr 11, 2014, 20:25 PM IST

Morkel was left out for the sake of balance in the side: Eric Simmons

The decision to leave out paceman Morne Morkel in the IPL Qualifier-II raised a lot of eyebrows but Delhi Daredevils head coach Eric Simmons defended the strategy.

May 26, 2012, 21:15 PM IST

Eric Simmons has helped Daredevils to turn the tables: Morkel

With Delhi Daredevils leading the pack in the current edition of the IPL, South African recruit Morne Morkel has credited coach Eric Simmons for the team`s turn around.

May 05, 2012, 18:34 PM IST

Watson would be a massive difference to Rajasthan: Simmons

Delhi Daredevils bowling coach Eric Simmons on Monday said the presence of Australian all-rounder Shane Watson in the Rajasthan Royals` playing XI will make a massive difference to the struggling side.

Apr 30, 2012, 21:03 PM IST

Chargers have nothing to lose, warns Daredevils coach Simmons

Delhi Daredevils may have emerged as the team to beat in the IPL so far, but head coach Eric Simmons is not taking anything for granted ahead of their match Deccan Chargers on Thursday.

Apr 18, 2012, 20:58 PM IST

"Unlucky" Ishant ready for ODI cricket: Simmons

Outgoing bowling coach Eric Simmons believes fast bowler Ishant Sharma is "ready for one-day cricket" and should have been a part of the Indian squad in the ongoing Commonwealth Bank tri-series in Australia.

Feb 17, 2012, 19:30 PM IST

Simons takes over as head coach of Delhi Daredevils

Current India bowling mentor and former South Africa international, Eric Simmons, was on Thursday appointed as the head coach of Delhi Daredevils in the forthcoming edition of the Indian Premier League.

Dec 22, 2011, 13:53 PM IST

Sessions with Simmons has helped me improve, says Rahul Sharma

Rookie leg-spinner Rahul Sharma feels hard work and long sessions with India team`s bowling coach Eric Simmons has helped him a lot going into his maiden international match.

Dec 10, 2011, 18:38 PM IST

`RP was picked over Munaf because of his swing`

Eric Simmons has defended RP Singh`s inclusion in the playing eleven saying he was preferred because of his ability to swing.

Aug 21, 2011, 08:15 AM IST

Ishant could be India`s answer to Tremlett in England series

India`s bowling coach Eric Simmons feels Ishant Sharma could be a perfect answer to England bowler Chris Tremlett in the Test series.

Jul 10, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Munaf is one of the unsung heroes, says Simons

Eric Simons on Wednesday lavished praise on Munaf patel, saying the bowler was the team`s unsung hero during the victorious World Cup campaign.

Apr 06, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

No injury concern but we might rest some players: Simmons

India’s bowling consultant Eric Simmons ruled out any injury concerns but said the hosts might rest some key players in the final ODI against New Zealand.

Dec 09, 2010, 00:00 AM IST