Removing worry of failure has helped England: Brendon McCullum | Cricket News

Removing worry of failure has helped England: Brendon McCullum | Cricket News
Removing worry of failure has helped England: Brendon McCullum | Cricket News
England head coach Brendon McCullum mentioned eradicating the worry of failure has helped the expertise in his workforce come by way of after they grew to become the primary Test facet to finish a 3-0 whitewash in Pakistan on Tuesday.
England comfortably chased a goal of 167 to win the third and ultimate match in Karachi, including to their wins in Rawalpindi and Multan.
The high-risk high-reward strategy that has introduced England 9 wins from 10 Tests has been dubbed ‘Bazball’ in a nod to McCullum’s model however the New Zealander shifted the credit score to new captain Ben Stokes.

“The facet could be very a lot within the picture of the skipper,” McCullum advised Sky Sports. “He desires the fellows to go on the market and play with as a lot freedom as they’ll.
“He has recognized that taking away that strain and worry of failure permits the expertise to return out.
“And what we now have seen over the past seven to eight months is that ability and expertise isn’t in query with this England facet.”
That fearlessness isn’t restricted to the pitch, nevertheless, with McCullum additionally displaying some moxie on the sidelines.
After a shirt he had signed for a fan obtained caught on the high of a sequence hyperlink fence on Monday, the 41-year-old head coach wasted no time in scaling the barrier to retrieve it earlier than throwing it over the opposite facet.
Prior to the tour, England had gained solely two Tests in Pakistan and it was their first sequence win within the nation since 2000-2001.
McCullum mentioned he was “extremely proud” of the workforce.
He additionally praised 18-year-old Rehan Ahmed, who grew to become the youngest bowler in males’s check historical past to take a five-wicket haul on debut.
“He’s obtained an actual future,” McCullum mentioned.
“He’s been on the radar for English cricket. It took some braveness from Stokes to thrust him into this facet. The extra we’re prepared to try this, the higher for us.”

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