Paddy Upton

  • Rahul Dravid may return as Rajasthan Royals mentor, Watson captain October 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Rahul Dravid made his last appearance in competitive cricket on Sunday, where his team Rajasthan Royals lost the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) final to Mumbai Indians; however, it may not be the end of Dravid's association with the Rajasthan franchise that may bring him back as a mentor,...
  • Paddy Upton appointed Head Coach of RR January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Rajasthan Royals on Friday announced that they have appointed Paddy Upton as the Head Coach of their Indian Premier League (IPL) team for the sixth season scheduled to begin in April 2013. The 44yearold is the mental conditioning coach of the South African team and assisted former Indian...
  • Buchanan tips Kiwi for New Zealand coach job July 19, 2012

    Wellington: New Zealand's director of cricket, Australian John Buchanan, says he hopes a Kiwi will be appointed to the national coaching role about to be vacated by John Wright. Buchanan said in a radio interview on Thursday that interviews had concluded and a recommendation on who should be appointed had been...
  • Kirsten scandalised, denies sex as stimulant advice September 25, 2009

    Centurion: Coach Gary Kirsten on Friday denied that he encouraged Indian cricketers to have sex before matches to boost their onfield performance. An Indian daily reported on Wednesday that Kirsten and mental conditioning expert Paddy Upton have come up with the suggestion that prematch sex is good for the players. A "deeply...