Trevor Bayliss

  • Trevor Bayliss to coach Australia T20 against South Africa June 16, 2014

    New South Wales state coach Trevor Bayliss will take charge of the Australia team in Twenty20 cricket series against South Africa in November to allow head coach Darren Lehmann a week's break at the start of a hectic season. The matches, which open Australia's home season, will be played only days...
  • Robin Uthappa has flourished in the team: Trevor Bayliss May 29, 2014

    Kolkata Knight Riders had a fantastic turnaround to reach the IPL 7 final after staring at elimination halfway through the tournament. KKR coach Trevor Bayliss talks to CNN-IBN. ...
  • Kolkata Knight Riders not willing to take Virender Sehwag lightly May 27, 2014

    Kolkata: He may not have set the Indian Premier League (IPL) on fire with his batting, but Kings XI Punjab opener Virender Sehwag is not being taken likely by Kolkata Knight Riders coach Trevor Bayliss who hopes the dashing batsman would get out early during their encounter Tuesday. Speaking to the...
  • IPL 7: KKR will play confident cricket against KXIP, says Bayliss May 27, 2014

    Kolkata: They might be high on confidence following their seven-match winning streak, but Kolkata Knight Riders coach Trevor Bayliss on Monday said his team will have to stay grounded and perform well in order to make the finals of the Indian Premier League. "It's very similar to two years ago in...
  • Want to give our best against Hyderabad, says KKR coach Trevor Bayliss May 17, 2014

    Hyderabad: Kolkata Knight Riders coach Trevor Bayliss on Saturday said that his boys would like to give their best shot against Sunrisers Hyderabad in their IPL encounter on Sunday. "It is obviously a very important game with both the teams vying for the fourth spot. A very important match for both...
  • Bayliss concerned about KKR's batting performance in IPL 7 May 4, 2014

    Ahmedabad: Ahead of their match against Rajasthan Royals on Monday, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) chief coach Trevor Bayliss expressed concern over the batting performance of his team. "Performance of our batsmen is definitely a matter of concern. We could have added some more runs in our past matches. We need to...
  • Trevor Bayliss blames KKR batsmen for dismal season May 2, 2013

    Raipur: Kolkata Knight Riders coach Trevor Bayliss has come down heavily on his batsmen, saying their failure to post decent totals in the ongoing season of Pepsi IPL has put the bowlers and fielders under a lot of pressure. Defending champions KKR lost their seventh match out of 10 games in...
  • Trevor Bayliss proud of his Kolkata boys after Chennai defeat April 29, 2013

    Chennai: They may not have won the match on Sunday but the way they fought and pushed Chennai Super Kings to the limit, Kolkata Knight Riders have every reason to feel proud of their performance, coach Trevor Bayliss said. Chasing 201 to win, Kolkata managed 186 for 4 as Manvinder...
  • Being defending champions brings pressure: KKR coach March 28, 2013

    Kolkata: Admitting that the tag of defending champion added more pressure, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) coach Trevor Bayliss Thursday said the axing of their skipper Gautam Gambhir from the Indian Test team will not affect his performance in IPL's current edition beginning April 3. "He is a class player and has...
  • Trevor Bayliss appointed head coach of New South Wales March 25, 2013

    Sydney: Cricket New South Wales on Monday appointed Trevor Bayliss, who guided Sri Lanka to the 2011 World Cup final, to coach the Blues state side for a second time. Bayliss was handed a major re-structuring role in the wake of the sacking last December of Anthony Stuart after just...
  • 'ICC shouldn't allow T20 to overtake Tests' August 26, 2012

    Colombo: Former Sri Lanka coach Trevor Bayliss, who guided Kolkata Knight Riders and Sydney Sixers to title wins in the IPL and Big Bash, on Sunday said that the ICC cannot allow private T20 leagues to mushroom, which can affect the future of Test cricket. "I am a traditionalist and I...
  • Waqar Younis to coach Ruhuna in SLPL July 8, 2012

    Karachi: Former Pakistan captain and coach Waqar Younis will be one of the coaches in the forthcoming Sri Lankan Premier League (SLPL) Twenty20 cricket tournament, the organisers said. The chairman of Somerset Entertainment Ventures Limited, which is sponsoring the league, said Waqar was on the coaches panel signed on for the...
  • Hope KKR batsmen show more consistency: Bayliss April 26, 2012

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders coach Trevor Bayliss expects his inconsistent batting department to strike form in the business end of the tournament so as to help the team win their first Indian Premier League title. "We have not hit our best form yet. I hope our batsmen hit form in...
  • KKR hint at some changes against KXIP April 17, 2012

    Mohali: Admitting that the batting has been the weak link so far, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) coach Trevor Bayliss on Tuesday indicated that there might be some changes when his team takes on Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in the Indian Premier League match (IPL) on Wednesday. "I don't think we...
  • Players are free to speak to the media: KKR April 17, 2012

    Mohali: The management of Kolkata Knight Riders rubbished reports suggesting that they have issued an embargo on players from talking to the media apart from scheduled press conferences. "We have just heard from the Kolkata media about this. There are reports that we are not allowing any interaction with the players...
  • Bayliss hopes KKR batsmen come good vs RCB April 10, 2012

    Bangalore: Kolkata Knight Riders suffered consecutive defeats in the first two matches of IPL 5 due to their batting collapse and coach Trevor Bayliss Monday said his boys would look to reverse their fortunes by building partnership against Royal Challengers Bangalore here on Tuesday. Kolkata lost by eight wickets to...
  • KKR coach wary of under-strength Delhi April 5, 2012

    Kolkata: Conceding that even a depleted Delhi Daredevils side was capable of springing a "nasty surprise", Kolkata Knight Riders’ coach Trevor Bayliss said on Wednesday that the Virender Sehwag-led side could not be taken lightly when the two teams would face each other in their first match of IPL 5. "Just...
  • Excited to work with Gambhir in IPL: Bayliss March 25, 2012

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders coach Trevor Bayliss on Sunday said since he shares a good rapport with skipper Gautam Gambhir as they think alike, he is hoping for good results in the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League. "I met him in Sydney last year when India were playing in...