Stephen Fleming

IPL 2020: We back our players way longer than possible, says CSK coach Stephen Fleming

Chennai Super Kings' 'reticent' approach to change when faced with poor results has been the key to its success over the years, said head coach Stephen Fleming, citing veteran Australian all-rounder Shane Watson as a shining example of what the side has achieved.

Oct 05, 2020, 15:41 PM IST

Indian Premier League 2020: Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming says form of Ravindra Jadeja, Piyush Chawla an area of concern

Jadeja has so far picked up just two wickets in the tournament and in the last two matches, the spinner has gone for runs. On the other hand, Chawla has picked up four wickets so far, but the spinner conceded 55 runs from his four overs in the match against Rajasthan Royals.

Sep 26, 2020, 15:57 PM IST

On this day in 2003, New Zealand's Stephen Fleming scored maiden double ton

Fleming scored an unbeaten 274 runs, which also comprised of 28 boundaries and a six, in New Zealand's first innings against Sri Lanka in the opening Test in 2003.

Apr 26, 2020, 14:29 PM IST

IPL 2020 auction: MS Dhoni has a great relation with Piyush Chawla, says Stephen Fleming

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) head coach Stephen Fleming on Thursday said they rate seasoned leggie Piyush Chawla very highly, adding England all-rounder Sam Curran has a great attitude after they roped in the pair at the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction here.

Dec 19, 2019, 21:13 PM IST

MS Dhoni-Stephen Fleming best captain-coach combination in the world: Shane Watson

Watson feels that even with Chennai Super Kings (CSK), it is all about smooth management and credit for that goes to the trio of N. Srinivasan, skipper MS Dhoni and coach Stephen Fleming.

Aug 15, 2019, 18:34 PM IST

'Kedar Jadhav should be fit in two weeks'

Jadhav suffered an injury during the Chennai Super Kings match with Kings XI Punjab on Sunday.

May 06, 2019, 17:58 PM IST

We look at workload as our team is a little older than others: Chennai coach Stephen Fleming

The former New Zealand captain said that his team does not wish to complicate things going into the playoffs of the Indian Premier League.

May 04, 2019, 18:34 PM IST

Will take call on MS Dhoni's participation against Delhi before toss: Chennai coach Stephen Fleming

Dhoni didn't take part in Tuesday's training session and also missed the practice on Monday. 

Apr 30, 2019, 20:56 PM IST

Skipper MS Dhoni's absence was quite a big hole to fill: Coach Stephen Fleming

Hosts CSK lost by 46 runs to Mumbai Indians in their return-leg Indian Premier League encounter, which Dhoni missed due to fever.

Apr 27, 2019, 15:40 PM IST

I will never question MS Dhoni's final-over calculations: Stephen Fleming

With 36 runs needed in the last two overs, Dhoni refused three singles in the 19th over bowled by Navdeep Saini getting just 10 off it including a six off a no-ball.

Apr 22, 2019, 17:21 PM IST

He'll be questioned but MSD was only seeking clarity: Stephen Fleming comes to Dhoni's defence

In a rare instance, Dhoni, who was not even meant to be on the field of play, lost his cool and rushed out of the dugout to challenge umpire Ulhas Gandhe after he flip-flopped on a no-ball during the IPL match against Rajasthan Royals on Thursday night.

Apr 12, 2019, 16:27 PM IST

Stephen Fleming all praise for rival team player Hardik Pandya's all-round brilliance

Pandya smashed an unbeaten 25 from just eight balls and in the company of big-hitting West Indian Kieron Pollard (17 not out from 7 balls) went for an all-out assault on the CSK bowling attack to help MI post 170 for 5 after struggling at 57 for 3 at the halfway stage at the Wankhede Stadium.

Apr 04, 2019, 18:25 PM IST

Dhoni will mostly bat at No 4 but we can be flexible: CSK coach Stephen Fleming

Dhoni, who will be leading the defending champions for the 10th year, would be used as a floater if required but Kedar Jadhav's presence makes it easier to fix the slots.

Mar 20, 2019, 16:57 PM IST

Ross Taylor overtakes former skipper Stephen Fleming as New Zealand's leading run-scorer in ODIs

He surpassed former skipper Stephen Fleming who was previously leading the run-scoring charts, having smashed 8007 runs in 279 matches, with eight centuries and 49 half-centuries in the kitty.

Feb 20, 2019, 13:39 PM IST

Ross Taylor needs 51 runs to become New Zealand's leading run-scorer in ODIs

Fleming is currently leading the run-scoring charts, having scored 8007 runs in 279 matches, with eight centuries and 49 half-centuries to his credit. 

Feb 19, 2019, 16:37 PM IST

MS Dhoni's leadership key to IPL success, says Stephen Fleming

Chennai chief coach Stephen Fleming on Monday hailed Mahendra Singh Dhoni's leadership qualities, and said the veteran stumper's wily captaincy was one of the key reasons behind the team's third title triumph in the Indian Premier League.

May 28, 2018, 22:15 PM IST

The Dhonis and Rainas take you deep in the tournament: CSK head coach Stephen Fleming

 Chennai head coach Stephen Fleming has admitted that his franchise experienced a difficult time during the two-year ban from the IPL and his players were motivated to win the title.

May 28, 2018, 16:29 PM IST

IPL 2018: Stephen Fleming defends Dwayne Bravo, blames batsmen for loss against DD

Chennai coach Stephen Fleming has defended Dwayne Bravo and blamed the batsmen for their unexpected 34-run loss against Delhi in the IPL.

May 19, 2018, 15:55 PM IST

Jos Butler was a class apart on difficult pitch: Stephen Fleming

 Chennai head coach Stephen Fleming has praised Rajasthan opener Jos Buttler for his match-winning unbeaten knock, saying the English batsman was a class apart during their IPL game on Friday.

May 12, 2018, 16:04 PM IST

IPL 2018: CSK won't be complacent against RR, insists coach Stephen Fleming

Chennai need just one win from their remaining four matches to book a play-offs berth but head coach Stephen Fleming on Thursday said that his side will not be complacent when they take on Rajasthan in their IPL match on Friday.

May 10, 2018, 22:34 PM IST