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Ashley Giles: England ‘99.9% likely’ to appoint one coach to replace Trevor Bayliss

Trevor Bayliss was appointed in 2015 and will step down after the 2019 Ashes series in England England are “99.9% likely” to have one coach to oversee the men’s Test, ODI and T20 teams when Trevor Bayliss steps down, says Ashley Giles. Head coach Bayliss will leave the role at the end of the 2019 Ashes after four years in the position. Giles, who replaced Andrew Strauss as head of men’s cricket in December, said it was important to have a coach who “fits in with our team culture”. “I…

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2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ – News – Paraguay appoint Eduardo Berizzo as head coach

Berizzo last coached Athletic Bilbao in 2018 It will be his first time managing a national team His competitive debut comes at the Copa America Eduardo Berizzo has been named the new head coach of Paraguay, the Paraguayan Football Association confirmed on Monday. The 49-year-old replaces Juan Carlos Osorio, who parted ways with La Albirroja after just five months at the helm. Berizzo’s official presentation, which will include details about his accompanying technical staff, will take place on 22 February. His first competition will be the Copa America in Brazil,…

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Naomi Osaka says she was unwilling to sacrifice her happiness after split from coach

Naomi Osaka started working with Sascha Bajin (left) at the start of 2018 World number one Naomi Osaka says she was not willing to “sacrifice” her happiness following her surprise split from coach Sascha Bajin last week. Osaka split with Bajin 16 days after winning the Australian Open, which sealed back-to-back major titles after she won her first at the 2018 US Open. “If I’m not waking up happy to practise and happy to be around the people I’m around, this is my life,” Osaka said. “I’m not going to…

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Emiliano Sala: Former coach pays tribute to footballer

A former football coach and childhood friend have paid tribute to Cardiff City striker Emiliano Sala, whose funeral was held on Saturday. The 28-year-old died when the plane he was travelling in crashed on 21 January. The pilot of the aircraft, David Ibbotson, is still missing. Mourners gathered in Sala’s hometown of Progreso in Argentina, as a wake was held at his childhood football club, San Martin de Progreso. Reporter: Natalio Cosoy Camera: Agustin Actis Source link

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Paul Farbrace: England assistant coach to become Warwickshire sport director

England lost 2-1 to West Indies in Paul Farbrace’s final Test series as assistant coach England assistant coach Paul Farbrace is to become the sport director of county side Warwickshire. The 51-year-old former wicketkeeper will succeed Ashley Giles, who left Edgbaston to become managing director of England men’s cricket last month. Farbrace first became England assistant coach under Peter Moores in 2014 and stayed on when Trevor Bayliss was appointed the following year. He will join Warwickshire after the West Indies tour, which ends in March. Farbrace will work with…

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2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ – News – Fabian Coito named new head coach of Honduras

Uruguayan Fabian Coito has been officially announced as the new head coach of the Honduras national team. The former Uruguay U-20 head coach has been entrusted with leading Los Catrachos during the next FIFA World Cup™ qualification cycle for Qatar 2022. Coito has been working with Uruguay’s various youth squads for over ten years, having joined the Uruguayan Football Federation (AUF) in 2007. He worked as coach of the U-15, U-17 and U-20 sides during his time with La Celeste. During his time with the U-20s he led them to…

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Eric Harrison: Former Manchester United youth coach and Class of 92 mentor dies aged 81

Eric Harrison (top left) with the Manchester United youth team Eric Harrison, the Manchester United youth coach credited with developing their ‘Class of 92’ has died, aged 81. Harrison, who was diagnosed with dementia four years ago, passed away peacefully with his family by his side. A lower-league player at Halifax, Hartlepool, Barrow and Southport, he became youth team manager in 1981. But he enjoyed his greatest success after Sir Alex Ferguson revamped United’s scouting network following his appointment as manager in 1986. The club said it was “deeply saddened”…

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Gymnastics Canada launches probe after former coach acquitted in sex assault trial

FILE PHOTO: Jeremy Chartier, Gymnastics, carries the national flag of Canada during the flag parade of the Opening Ceremony of The Youth Olympic Games, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Saturday 6th October 2018. Jonathan Nackstrand for OIS/IOC/Handout via REUTERS (Reuters) – Gymnastics Canada said on Wednesday it will proceed with an internal investigation after a former national team coach was found not guilty of sexual assault and sexual exploitation. David Brubaker, who coached the Canadian team at the 2016 Rio Olympics, had pled not guilty to charges leveled by a former student…

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Naomi Osaka: World number one splits with coach Sascha Bajin

Naomi Osaka started working with Sascha Bajin (left) at the start of 2018 World number one Naomi Osaka has split with her coach Sascha Bajin 16 days after winning the Australian Open. The Japanese 21-year-old, whose win in Melbourne sealed back-to-back Grand Slam titles, worked with the German for just over a year. “I will no longer be working together with Sascha,” Osaka tweeted. “I thank him for his work and wish him all the best in the future.” Bajin was named WTA coach of the year for 2018. He…

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Tennis: Osaka splits with coach Bajin

FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Brisbane International – Women’s Quarter Finals – Pat Rafter Arena, Brisbane, Australia, January 3, 2019 Japan’s Naomi Osaka with coach Sascha Bajin before her match against Latvia’s Anastasija Sevastova REUTERS/Patrick Hamilton (Reuters) – Naomi Osaka, winner of the past two grand slam tournaments, has parted ways with her coach Sascha Bajin. Osaka became world number one when she won the Australian Open last month, after previously beating Serena Williams in the U.S. Open final in September. “I will no longer be working together with Sascha,” tweeted…

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