News International – Starc credits Andre Adams for red-ball revival

CANBERRA: Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc has credited counsel from former New Zealand all-rounder Andre Adams for his turnaround in Test cricket, after he bagged 5-54 against Sri Lanka on day three of the Canberra Test.

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  • Starc credits Andre Adams for red-ball revival CANBERRA: Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc has credited counsel from former New Zealand all-rounder Andre Adams for his turnaround in Test cricket, after he bagged 5-54 against Sri Lanka on day three of the Canberra Test.
  • It was before the Sri Lanka Tests that Starc sought help from Adams, who is the bowling coach at New South Wales, and it worked for him.
  • “I had a really nice session with Andre Adams before the Sri Lankan series,” Starc said after the day.
  • Starc had come in for criticism from former Australia spinner Shane Warne and former England captain Michael Vaughan, but the left-arm pacer said he hadn’t been listening to the “450” coaches offering him advice.
  • “I am my own best coach and I know what’s best for me,” Starc said.


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