GRANT FLOWER

  • Ahmed Shehzad credits Grant Flower for Pakistan batters' turnaround 1 week ago

    Karachi: After senior batsman Younis Khan, exciting young opener Ahmed Shehzad has also praised the team's Zimbabwean batting coach Grant Flower for raising the bar for Pakistani batsmen. Shehzad said Flower played a big role in the turnaround of batting form of the Pakistani batsmen, who have scored a plethora of...
  • Grant Flower vows to make Pakistan batsmen more consistent July 19, 2014

    Pakistan's new batting coach Grant Flower has termed his new assignment as the biggest challenge of his coaching career and is hopeful of making the batsmen more consistent. The former Zimbabwe batsman told reporters in Lahore that he took up the assignment only because he believed he could make a difference...
  • Grant Flower describes Pakistan assignment as a 'big challenge' July 18, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistan's foreign batting coach Grant Flower has described his new assignment as a "big challenge" and said he was looking forward to convincing Umar Akmal and Shahid Afridi to do away with their habit of throwing away good starts. A day after reaching Pakistan for his twoyear assignment, the former...
  • Grant Flower signs contract with Pakistan Cricket Board as batting coach May 29, 2014

    Karachi: Former Zimbabwean batsman, Grant Flower has finally signed a contract with the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to join the national team as its batting coach next month. According to sources in the PCB, the board also had success in appointing a foreigner as fielding coach and trainer. "Grant Luden who...
  • HC annuls appointments of Waqar Younis, Grant Flower as Pakistan coaches May 19, 2014

    Karachi: Pakistan cricket on Monday plunged into crisis as the Islamabad High Court, which had restored Zaka Ashraf as chairman of the Board, declared in its detailed judgement all decisions taken by the Najam Sethiled management committee since February as "null and void". The judgement means all the decisions taken by...
  • PCB criticised over Grant Flower's appointment as batting coach May 16, 2014

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has come in for severe criticism from former players over the appointment of Zimbabwe's Grant Flower as the national team batting coach. Pakistan's former Test batsman and coach Mohsin Khan said he couldn't comprehend the logic behind appointing Flower as he had done nothing of...
  • Grant Flower named Pakistan batting coach May 15, 2014

    Pakistan appointed former Zimbabwe opener Grant Flower as their batting coach Thursday in a comprehensive overhaul of the national team's management in their bid to win next year's World Cup. Grant, younger brother of former England coach Andy, will join in August during Pakistan's tour of Sri Lanka. "We have completed...
  • Grant Flower in contention as Pakistan team's batting coach May 13, 2014

    Karachi: Former Zimbabwe opener Grant Flower is in the running to become the batting coach of the Pakistan national team. "Zimbabwean batsman, Grant Flower is a strong candidate for the batting coach position while Richard Halsall as the fielding coach. The PCB has consulted with head coach, Waqar on both appointments...
  • Grant Flower may become Pakistan's batting coach May 2, 2014

    As the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is finding it difficult to convince country's most capped player, InzamamulHaq, to become national team's batting coach, the important position may go to Zimbabwean Grant Flower. According to PCB sources, Flower has applied for the job but PCB's preference remains Inzamam, who played 120 Tests...
  • Factfile: A statistical look at India v Zimbabwe in ODIs July 22, 2013

    Ahead of the fivematch ODI series starting July 24, we present a statistical overview of IndiaZimbabwe matches, including records, achievements and trivia from 19932010. Overall, India have played Zimbabwe 52 times in ODI cricket, winning 39 and losing ten matches for a winloss percentage of 3.90. The two teams have...
  • Brendan Taylor emulates Flower brothers in Bangladesh Test April 20, 2013

    Harare: Brendan Taylor became just the third Zimbabwean batsman to score centuries in both innings of a Test match as his side registered a handsome 335run victory over Bangladesh in the first Test at Harare Sports Club. Zimbabwe declared once Taylor had reached the landmark half an hour into day four...
  • PCB rubbishes reports of Grant Flower becoming batting coach April 14, 2013

    Karachi: Pakistan Cricket Board on Saturday dismissed reports that it was negotiating with former Zimbabwean batsman Grant Flower to appoint him as batting coach of the national team. A senior official in the Board, who declined to be named, said that no talks were in progress with Flower as reported by...
  • Grant Flower in reckoning to become Pakistan's batting consultant April 12, 2013

    Karachi: Former Zimbabwean batsman, Grant Flower has emerged as a strong candidate for the post of the Pakistan cricket team's batting consultant before the ICC Champions Trophy in England. Official sources in the Pakistan Cricket Board said on Friday that Flower was among a few candidates who had been shortlisted...