Departing coach Rixon slams Cricket Australia

Departing national assistant coach Steve Rixon on Thursday lashed out at Cricket Australia, saying he had little respect for the organisation, which he accused of unnecessary interference.

Australia drop assistant coach Rixon from support staff of cricket team

Australia continued to make changes to the team`s off-field structure by announcing the departure of assistant coach Steve Rixon from its backroom staff, the country`s cricket board said on Wednesday.

Rixon reveals had declined Sri Lanka coaching job over `embarrassing` salary offer

Australian assistant coach Steve Rixon has revealed that he had declined an offer for the vacant Sri Lanka head coaching job as the salary offered, was `embarrassing`.

Marvan Atapattu, Mark Davis in line to be next Sri Lankan coach

Former captain Marvan Atapattu is among the two front-runners for the post of Sri Lankan cricket team coach, SLC announced on Wednesday.

If it rains in 5th ODI, we have to win remaining two matches: Ravindra Jadeja

Trailing 1-2 in the seven-match ODI series with another wash-out looming large, India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja on Friday said his team now faces a do-or-die situation in the remaining matches against Australia.

Series offers chance to become no. 1 ODI side: Steve Rixon

Australian captain George Bailey and coach Steve Rixon said the visitors are no longer intimidated by the sub-continental conditions courtesy the exposure they have got through the IPL.

Series against India chance to be No.1, says Rixon

Australia coach Steve Rixon feels that stints of some of his players in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and the just concluded Champions League Twenty20 will stand in good stead when they face-off with hosts India in the one-off Twenty20 and the seven-match ODIs series starting Oct 10.

CSK want to finish in top two: Rixon

Despite virtually being assured of a berth in the play-offs, Chennai Super Kings would look to continue their impressive show in the IPL when they take on Rajasthan Royals here tomorrow to ensure a top-two finish in the league stage, fielding coach Steve Rixon said on Saturday.

Morkel`s recovery time is pretty slow: Rixon

Albie Morkel is likely to miss his third straight game in the ongoing Indian Premier League as the recovery process of the injured Chennai Super Kings speedster from South Africa is ‘pretty slow’, according to fielding coach Steve Rixon.

We`ll have to adapt to conditions quickly: Rixon

Adamant on sticking to pace despite the dustbowls that await them, Australia`s acting head coach Steve Rixon on Saturday said his team`s success in the upcoming Test series against India would depend a lot on how quickly it adapts to local conditions.

OZ coach surprised over omission of Younis, Gul from Pak team

Australia’s stand-in head coach Steve Rixon believes Pakistan poses a significant threat to his team, but admitted to being surprised at Younis Khan and Umar Gul’s omission from the host team for the upcoming series.

Rixon to coach Australia in ODI series

Cricket Australia says Steve Rixon will coach the Australian team in its one day internationals against Afghanistan and Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates later this month, temporarily taking the reins from head coach Mickey Arthur.

Former Australian keepers back underfire Haddin

Former Australian stumpers have backed under-fire Brad Haddin, whose lacklustre performance behind the stumps combined with his lack of runs have raised questions over his place in the team.

Overlooked Rixon to rejoin Australian team staff

Steve Rixon will rejoin the Australian team staff for next week’s second Test in Hobart.

Rixon not certain about staying with Australian team

Steve Rixon has said he does not yet know whether he will be staying on with the Australian team after being overlooked for the coach’s job.

Arthur emerges as strong favourite to become new Aussie coach

Cricket Australia has announced that the field for a new coach had been reduced to six from a list of 80, but Mickey Arthur has emerged as the strong favourite.

Cricket Australia likely to appoint new coach on Friday

Cricket Australia (CA) is likely to announce the name of the new national coach on Friday.

Rixon can be head coach for Australia: Brett Lee

Experienced pacer Brett Lee feels there is no need to conduct a global search for a new coach and current Australian fielding coach Steve Rixon can become the long-term successor to Tim Nielsen.

Parore backs Rixon to replace Nielsen as Australia`s coach

Former New Zealand wicketkeeper Adam Parore reckons that former Black Caps coach Steve Rixon is the best man to replace Tim Nielsen.

Australia captain wants say on new coach

Australian Test captain Michael Clarke has said he wants a say on who the new team coach will be but stopped short of nominating a candidate, as Steve Rixon emerged as a frontrunner.