Home > News >

IPL 6: Daredevils rope in Jeremy Snape as performance coach

IPL 6: Daredevils rope in Jeremy Snape as performance coach

Despite performing well in the previous seasons, the coveted IPL trophy has still eluded Delhi Daredevils © Getty Images

New Delhi: February 14, 2013

Former England cricketer Jeremy Snape has been appointed as the performance coach by Delhi Daredevils management ahead of the sixth edition of Indian Premier League (IPL).

Snape who holds a Master in Sports psychology has assisted England in the winter of 2006-07 them in their World Cup preparations. Snape is also acknowledged to have helped South Africa in its journey as the top Test-playing team.

“We are happy to welcome Jeremy as Performance Coach,” said GMR Sports’ Head (Cricket) TA Sekar. “We believe he has the right credentials to help the Delhi Daredevils achieve its goals. We are sure he will bring in fresh ideas and help the coaching staff bring the best out of the players in a high performance environment.

The 39-year-old Snape said he was delighted to be joining Delhi Daredevils for the 2013 IPL season. “The mental side of T20 is both fascinating and vital and I look forward to supporting the players and coaches to achieve their ambitions,” he said.

He last represented England at the first edition of Twenty20 World Cup at South Africa before announcing his retirement.

West Indies in South Africa, 2014-15

Dec 17, 2014 (14:00 IST)   at Centurion

India tour of Australia, 2014-15

Dec 17, 2014 (05:29 IST)   at Woolloongabba, Brisbane

Pakistan vs New Zealand in UAE, 2014

Dec 19, 2014 (16:30 IST)   at Abu Dhabi

West Indies in South Africa, 2014-15

Dec 26, 2014 (14:00 IST)   at Port Elizabeth

Sri Lanka tour of New Zealand, 2014-15

Dec 26, 2014 (03:30 IST)   at Christchurch

More

Pakistan vs New Zealand in UAE, 2014

Dec 17, 2014  at Abu Dhabi

New Zealand won by 7 runs

England tour of Sri Lanka, 2014

Dec 16, 2014  at Colombo

Sri Lanka won by 87 runs

Pakistan vs New Zealand in UAE, 2014

Dec 14, 2014  at Sharjah

Pakistan won by 147 runs

England tour of Sri Lanka, 2014

Dec 13, 2014  at Pallekele

Sri Lanka won by 90 runs

Pakistan vs New Zealand in UAE, 2014

Dec 12, 2014  at Sharjah

New Zealand won by 4 wkts

Photos

India vs Australia, 2nd Test at Brisbane

Videos

Josh Hazlewood looks back at his 5-wicket haul

Australia 221/4 at stumps against India on Day 2 of 2nd Test at Brisbane

Murali Vijay, Ajinkya Rahane guide India to 311/4 against Australia on Day 1 of 1st Test at Brisbane

Australia India Interviews Ishant Sharma Moments in history Ravichandran Ashwin South Africa

Alastair Cook should be replaced as England skipper, believes Nasser Hussain

Sachin Tendulkar admires swimmer Masudur Rahman Baidya

Stiaan van Zyl becomes first South African batsman to score Test century on debut at home

South Africa vs West Indies 1st Test, at Centurion: Rain forces early end to Day 2

Sachin Tendulkar satisfied with India’s progress in other sports

Alastair Cook should be replaced as England skipper, believes Nasser Hussain

Sachin Tendulkar admires swimmer Masudur Rahman Baidya

India vs Australia 2nd Test at Brisbane: Steven Smith holds key for Australia

Josh Hazlewood’s relentless accuracy and subtle movement against India in 2nd Test at Brisbane augurs well for Australia

Stiaan van Zyl becomes first South African batsman to score Test century on debut at home

Fan of the Day

Suraj Gowda

Suraj Gowda

653 Posts | 10 Fans

India vs Australia: Murali Vijay's 144, Video highlights

प्रसिद्ध कथक नृत्यांगना सितारा देवी नहीं रही

More broadband connections to boost GDP growth in Asia Pacific: GSMA

India is becoming our largest overseas market, Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun says

Bigg Boss 8: Ali Quli Mirza, Renee Dhyani, Upen Patel, Praneet Bhatt, Sonali Raut – who should be evicted this week?

Revealed: The reason why Kishore Kumar’s biopic starring Ranbir Kapoor won’t feature Katrina Kaif!

अभिनेत्री प्रियंका चोपड़ा ने स्वच्छ भारत अभियान में हिस्सा लिया

Also on cricketcountry.com

Play Fantasy Cricket & Win

Cash Daily! Click here