Eric Simmons

  • Delhi Daredevils will bounce back: Eric Simons April 11, 2013

    CNNIBN spoke with Delhi Daredevils head coach Eric Simons about their slow start to the season which has seen them slump to 2 back to back defeats. ...
  • 'Morkel was left out for balance in the side' May 26, 2012

    Chennai: The decision to leave out paceman Morne Morkel in the IPL Qualifier 2 raised a lot of eyebrows but Delhi Daredevils head coach Eric Simmons defended the strategy, saying it was aimed at finding the "right balance" in the side. Simmons said that Andre Russell was an automatic choice in...
  • Delhi aware of Tendulkar threat: Simmons April 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils coach Eric Simmons Thursday said his team was aware of the threat posed by the return of Sachin Tendulkar from injury as they get ready to host Mumbai Indians in an Indian Premier League match here on Friday. "Sachin [Tendulkar] is back, that makes a difference....
  • Simmons asks DD to guard against complacency April 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils coach Eric Simmons on Wednesday asked his boys to guard against complacency when they face Deccan Chargers in an Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Ferozeshah Kotla stadium here on Thursday. Deccan Chargers, 2009 champions, are yet to register a win this season and are...
  • Simmons' tips helped me a lot: Dinda March 7, 2012

    New Delhi: He is no longer India's bowling coach but Eric Simmons is someone who has played a pivotal role in making Bengal speedster Ashok Dinda a much improved and most talked about bowler in the current domestic season. "When I was with Delhi Daredevils last year, it was Simmons who...
  • India's performance a 'subcontinental shame' January 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram feels that the playing conditions in Sydney and Perth in the ongoing Test series between India and Australia exposed the "physical inadequacies of an ageing cricketer." "The conditions at Perth and Sydney exposed the physical inadequacies of an ageing cricketer. Hot and humid conditions...
  • Simons takes over as Delhi Daredevils head coach December 22, 2011

    New Delhi: Current India bowling mentor and former South Africa international Eric Simmons was appointed as the head coach of Delhi Daredevils on Thursday for the forthcoming edition of the Indian Premier League. Apart from Simmons, TA Sekar also makes a return to the Delhi IPL team as its mentor. Announcing the...