Stead transitioned into a coaching role soon after his playing career. New Zealand coach Gary Stead said becoming the number one side in Tests is a ''special thing'' and added that it is all about playing consistent cricket. He was the head coach of New Zealand Women and his achievements include guiding the team to the ICC Women's Cricket World Cup 2009 final, which they lost to England. Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq said they wanted to play on for their fans back home. LAHORE: Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq said his fate was in the hands of the country's cricket authorities after their New Zealand series defeat prompted speculation about his future. Wellington [New Zealand], November 4 (ANI): Former Kiwi cricketer Luke Ronchi has been appointed as the New Zealand batting coach for the upcoming summer, replacing the post left vacant by Peter Fulton in July. Bond's standing within New Zealand cricket, and Milne's relationship with him, no … New Zealand Cricket (NZC) has defended the under-fire national team’s head coach Gary Stead, who is drawing flak for taking a break in the middle of the ongoing home series against India, saying his “week off was planned six months ago”. Milne personally spoke with New Zealand coach Gary Stead about the opportunity. New Zealand coach Gary Stead has called for the Cricket World Cup's rules to be overhauled, labelling the showpiece final “hollow” after England defeated the Black Caps on a technicality.. While the young Black Caps played really well throughout the tournament, the assistant coach of the New Zealand team, Adam Miles did not have a great outing off the field after he got into trouble for drinking and driving last week. In a move White described as "disappointing", he said Wright will leave the Black Caps after the upcoming tour of the West Indies. New Zealand coach John Wright will step down from the national side in August after rejecting an offer to extend his contract, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) chief executive David White said Tuesday. Stead is under criticism for taking a holiday at a time when the Black Caps are enduring a form slump. Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq said his fate was in the hands of the country's cricket authorities after their New Zealand series defeat prompted speculation about his future. The New Zealand U19s had a great ICC Under-19 World Cup where they finished at fourth place. The PCB is making a big offer to them and at the same time they are likely to be allowed to bring their other staff. Jon Lewis will be Bangladesh's new batting coach for their next two bilateral series against West Indies and New Zealand, according to BCB's cricket operations chairman Akram … Sources told The Zimbabwean, Pakistan Cricket Board has started consultation with Andy Flower in this regard. My Cricket Coach influences over 500,000 players and coaches worldwide - here is your chance to partner with a reputable cricket coaching brand and start loving the work that you do. Become a My Cricket Coach franchise owner and turn your passion into a rewarding profession.