NEW ZEALAND COACH

  • New Zealand coach Mike Hesson wary of Sharjah conditions November 24, 2014

    Sharjah: New Zealand coach Mike Hesson warned his team needed to be at their best to compete on a flat Sharjah pitch where they meet Pakistan in the third and final Test from Wednesday. New Zealand seek a series-levelling win after losing the first Test in Abu Dhabi by 248 runs...
  • NZ coach takes a dig at Team India: 'We don't instruct on pitches' January 26, 2014

    Auckland: New Zealand coach Mike Hesson's preference for green wickets for the twomatch Test series against India beginning February 6 was apparent, though he said the home team management did not give any instructions to prepare fast bowlerfriendly pitches. "Eden Park does not look that green. Dropin pitches are never green...
  • Taylor makes peace with New Zealand coach Hesson January 29, 2013

    Auckland: New Zealand cricket coach Mike Hesson and Ross Taylor met here for the first time since the batsman was controversially removed as captain last month. Their meeting took place away from public glare and it was described as a positive one by New Zealand Cricket (NZC), according to ninemsn.com. Hesson purposely...