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Former pacer Gillespie appointed Sussex head coach

LONDON: English county side Sussex named former Australia pace bowler Jason Gillespie as their new head coach on Monday. The 42-year-old led Yorkshire to promotion from the second division in 2012 and back-to-back titles in 2014 and 2015. He ran Trevor Bayliss close when he was appointed as England coach and earlier this year had a short-term spell with Kent. "I am thrilled to be given the opportunity of taking the reins at such a proud and traditional club like Sussex," said Gillespie, who will coach the Adelaide…

One Pakistani cricketer makes it to Jason Gillespie’s All Time XI

Former Australian cricketer Jason Gillespie has chosen his all time favorite cricket team in a recent video released by Lord’s Cricket Ground. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO AND SANGAKKARA,  ANGELO MATHEWS' ALL TIME XI  He chose Australia’s aggressive opener Matthew Hayden and Indian Virender Sehwag to do the opening for his team. Gillespie put another strong wall of batting defence with one of the best captain of cricket history Australian Ricky Ponting and West Indian great batsman Brian Lara at the top order…

Steve Waugh, Jason Gillespie open to Australia’s chief selector role

SYDNEY: Former Australia cricket captain Steve Waugh and paceman Jason Gillespie have both expressed an interest in succeeding Rodney Marsh as the country's chairman of selectors. Cricket Australia said last week 68-year-old former test wicketkeeper Marsh would not be seeking to stay on in the role when his contract expires next year and that Australia would have a new chairman of selectors before the next Ashes series. Australia will host the next Ashes series in 2017-18. Former paceman Gillespie is currently coaching…