Head coach of Lucknow Supergiants sacked
Can hand over the command to Australian veteran player
New Delhi. The performance of Lucknow Supergiants in IPL 2023 was nothing special. He had reached the top 4 but could not reach the final match. About 2 months after the end of IPL, Lucknow Supergiants have taken a big decision. Actually, he has discharged coach Andy Flower. He can command the veteran who scored 23 centuries and 3 double centuries.
Posting Andy’s photo from his Twitter account, Lucknow wrote, “Dear, Andy is Farewell today. But it is not good bye forever. Because you are one of us. Many thanks for your support.
Andy Flower was appointed coach in the year 2022 itself. When the team made its debut in IPL for the first time. The journey of the Lucknow team ended in the year 2022 by staying at number three. And this year also the Lucknow team could not reach the finals. His journey again ended by staying at number three.
Let us tell you that according to the report of ESPN, instead of Andy, Lucknow can now give the responsibility of head coach to Australian veteran batsman Justin Langer. Justin has scored 23 centuries and 3 double centuries in his career. Langer has so far played 105 Tests and 8 ODIs for Australia. During this, he has scored 7696 and 160 runs in both these formats respectively. His highest score in Test has been 250.
FIRST PUBLISHED : July 14, 2023, 20:40 IST