Former New Zealand captain, Brendon McCullum's name will be etched in golden in IPL history because of the way he played in the opening match of IPL 2008. The current Coronavirus fears caused the BCCI to have the IPL postponed to a date beyond April 15. Previously, the IPL team decided to part ways with Jacques Kallis after their grim outing in the 2019 season. by Mak. Brendon McCullum in IPL 2018. Brendon Barrie McCullum ONZM (born 27 September 1981) is a New Zealand cricket coach, commentator and former cricketer, who played all formats, and also a former captain in all forms. 15.5 crore deal from KKR this season. McCullum had captained KKR in IPL 2009. Brendon McCullum will be arriving at IPL 2020 as the head coach of his first-ever IPL team Kolkata Knight Riders. Brendon McCullum in IPL 2018. 9 seconds ago. Since retiring from competitive cricket McCullum has been keen on getting into a full-time coaching career, and the IPL opportunity would be a crucial step towards that. He is considered as one of the most successful batsmen and captains of New Zealand cricket. IANS | Dec 19, 2019, 17:28 IST.

No one knew what to expect from this new tournament but the right-handed batsman from New Zealand showcased what could happen in the IPL. Over the years, McCullum played the IPL for the Knight Riders, the Tuskers, the Super Kings, the Challengers and the Gujarat Lions. He said: He said: “One team gives selection loyalty and works on the team they have; the other chases a perfect team and doesn’t have a blueprint for how they are going to play. However, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) recently postponed the highly-anticipated season in wake of the coronavirus pandemic across the world.

Add Comment. IPL 2020’s Genuine Title Contenders. The Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise, Kolkata Knight Riders, named former player Brendon McCullum as his head coach. McCullum took quick scoring to Test matches as well, notably recording the fastest test century of all time. He is an aggressive top-class batsman who had an amazing carrier statistics and records in the cricket world. Brendon McCullum was recently appointed as the head coach of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) for the upcoming IPL 2020 season. Kolkata Knight Riders Tweeted: Dada said 158* in IPL opener changed my life forever - McCullum (9:28) Brendon McCullum tells what Sourav Ganguly had said after he scored the blistering ton in the 2008 IPL opener (9:28) Kolkata Knight Riders - Brendon McCullum Brendon McCullum set the tone with a swashbuckling hundred. (Source: File Photo) Pat Cummins, the costliest player of the Indian Premier League (IPL), on Saturday thanked Kolkata Knight Riders head coach Brendon McCullum for picking him for a record sum of Rs 15.5 crore..

IPL 2020: The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League is scheduled to begin on March 29, with defending champion Mumbai Indians taking on Chennai Super Kings at the iconic Wankhede Stadium 0 Views. KKR were initially scheduled to launch their IPL 2020 campaign on March 31 against Royal Challengers Bangalore. 15.5 crore in the IPL 2020 auction. They have a new head coach in former Kolkata batsman and New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum… Brendon McCullum is a New Zealand international cricketer, who played as all rounder and also a former captain. Brendon McCullum, the Kiwi IPL legend, has played of Chennai Super Kings before he started playing for Royal Challenger Bangalore and explained what’s wrong with the Red army. IPL 2020 Auction: Dinesh Karthik will remain KKR captain, confirms Brendon McCullum .

Brendon McCullum to be Head Coach of KKR IPL 2020 Live Streaming. The number one ICC Test bowler, who was part of their IPL-2014 winning team, was slated to don … The 2020 season will be the 13th season for the Indian Premier League franchise Kolkata Knight Riders.They are one of the eight teams that will complete in the 2020 Indian Premier League.

Dinesh Karthik. Kolkata Knight Riders have roped in Brendon McCullum to be their head coach for IPL 2020. KKR head coach Brendon McCullum made a hilarious request to Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins after buying him for Rs. Brendon McCullum is a New Zealand international cricketer, who played as all rounder and also a former captain. Pat Cummins fetched a whopping Rs.