Brendon McCullum

Kolkata Knight Riders coach Brendon McCullum reveals being ‘paralysed by fear’ during IPL 2021 in India

The Shah Rukh Khan-owned Kolkata Knight Riders led by England white-ball skipper Eoin Morgan had an underwhelming first half.

Sep 14, 2021, 13:22 PM IST

IPL 2021: Kolkata Knight Riders may come down hard on skipper Eoin Morgan, coach Brendon McCullum for tweets mocking Indians

In a social media exchange of 2018, England limited-overs captain Morgan and English and Rajasthan Royals wicketkeeper batsman Jos Buttler engaged in an exchange in which they used the word ‘Sir’ to mock Indian fans. The two were later joined by former New Zealand skipper McCullum.

Jun 10, 2021, 09:35 AM IST

Indian Premier League 2020: Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Dinesh Karthik credits coach Brendon McCullum for decision to bat higher-up the order

Karthik came in to bat at the number 5 position - the decision paid dividends as he went on to score a rapidfire 58 from 29 balls which powered KKR to a competitive total of 164/6. Chasing the totals, Kings XI could only muster 162 runs and lost the match by 2 runs. KKR have thus reached the third spot in the points table. 

Oct 11, 2020, 00:09 AM IST

Hard not to be a Kolkata Knight Riders fan after watching him in Indian Premier League opener: Lockie Ferguson on coach Brendon McCullum's knock of 158*

In the very first match of the IPL in 2008, Brendon McCullum created history with an astonishing 158* off just 73 balls which was, at that time, the highest T20 individual score 

Sep 12, 2020, 20:00 PM IST

Jacques Kallis, wife Charlene Engels blessed with a baby boy

Former South African cricketer Jacques Kallis and his wife Charlene Engels, who were expecting their first baby, are now proud parents of a baby boy. 

Mar 12, 2020, 21:06 PM IST

IPL Auction 2020: Dinesh Karthik to remain KKR captain, confirms Brendon McCullum

Dinesh Karthik will remain the captain of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) despite the franchise going for England`s World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan in the 13th Indian Premier League (IPL)auction here on Thursday.

Dec 19, 2019, 19:05 PM IST

IPL: KKR name David Hussey mentor, Kyle Mills as bowling coach

Both Hussey and Mills will work with Brendon McCullum -- who was recently named as KKR head coach -- for the next IPL edition.

Oct 05, 2019, 14:39 PM IST

Dinesh Karthik issues unconditional apology after breaching BCCI clause

After being showcaused for being present in the Trinbago Knight Riders dressing room with coach Brendon McCullum, India wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik has apologised unconditionally.

Sep 08, 2019, 13:02 PM IST

KKR appoint Brendon McCullum as head coach

McCullum had recently said that he would be retiring from all forms of cricket following the conclusion of his campaign in the ongoing Global T20 Canada.

Aug 15, 2019, 16:27 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar hails Brendon McCullum's contribution to New Zealand

McCullum announced his retirement from all forms of cricket on Monday. 

Aug 06, 2019, 15:23 PM IST

Good luck for coaching, commentary: New Zealand Cricket wishes retiring Brendon McCullum

A day after Brendon McCullum announced that he is bidding adieu to his illustrious cricketing career, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Tuesday took to social media to congratulate the former skipper and convey him good luck for the next phase of his career as a commentator and coach. 

Aug 06, 2019, 12:21 PM IST

Brendon McCullum announces retirement from all forms of cricket

McCullum who is considered one of the greatest players in the history of cricket expressed his sadness on leaving the game he loves, citing the 'sacrifices' and 'commitment' involved as factors behind this decision.

Aug 05, 2019, 22:08 PM IST

Of heartbreak, pride and beer: Brendon McCullum on NZ dressing room after World Cup 2019 final

Brendon McCullum reveals how a sense of massive pride emerged from a crestfallen New Zealand dressing room after the World Cup final.

Jul 21, 2019, 09:55 AM IST

New Zealand cricketer Jimmy Neesham pays tribute to high school cricket coach

David Gordon went into heart failure five weeks ago, and he passed away during New Zealand`s final match against England in the ICC Men`s Cricket World Cup.

Jul 18, 2019, 12:55 PM IST

Brendon McCullum was extreme, Kane Williamson has his own style: Ross Taylor

Kane Williamson’s captaincy is calm, sedate and calculated, and although his captaincy record is yet to match the laurels of Brendon McCullum, that he is one of the finest captains in the world currently can and shall not be undermined. 

Jul 03, 2019, 14:58 PM IST

Suresh Raina becomes first Indian to score 8000 runs in T20 cricket

Raina is now the sixth highest run-scorer in T20s.

Feb 25, 2019, 16:37 PM IST

Brendon McCullum announces retirement from BBL

The 37-year-old will play his final BBL game against Melbourne Stars at the Gabba on Friday and will not take up another contract to make a return in the next season of the tournament.  

Feb 04, 2019, 09:53 AM IST

IPL Auction 2019 live streaming: When and where to watch live TV coverage, live on mobile and online

This year's auction will also see 119 capped, 229 uncapped and two players from the associate nations participating in the auction. 

Dec 18, 2018, 13:28 PM IST

IPL Auction 2019: Jaydev Unadkat highest priced Indian with Rs 1.5 Cr base price

The complete list of players who are all set to be a part of the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) auction was released on Tuesday with 226 Indians amongst the 346 overall cricketers shortlisted.

Dec 11, 2018, 18:58 PM IST

Steve Smith ready to play PSL matches in UAE

Smith, who is serving a 12-month ban for his role in the ball tampering during a Test match against South Africa earlier this year, is allowed to appear in T20 leagues worldwide.

Nov 10, 2018, 17:58 PM IST