Cape The city – Former Proteas all-rounder Jacques Kallis admits that he would’ve performed the sport another way after having coached at world degree on the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Kallis, who retired from world cricket in 2014, performed 166 Assessments, 328 ODIs and 25 T20Is for South Africa.
Kallis is arguably referred to as the best cricketer South Africa has ever produced – scoring 13 289 runs and taking 292 wickets in Take a look at cricket and making 11 579 runs and brought 273 wickets in ODI.
The 42-year-old is lately the pinnacle trainer of the IPL facet, the Kolkata Knight Riders.
“I have were given two extra years of the IPL, I truly experience and it is great giving again and seeing the sport in a unique standpoint,” Kallis mentioned at the Dan Nicholl Display on SuperSport on Wednesday night.
“The fascinating phase is I will play the sport relatively other now that I have coached, since you see issues other and I’d’ve performed issues another way.
“Now not that I’ve any regrets. It is wonderful how a lot you be informed from your personal recreation if you find yourself training any person else.”
The Kolkata Knight Riders made the playoffs at this 12 months’s IPL, however misplaced in the second one qualifier fit to the Sunrisers Hyderabad to complete in third-place.
Kallis is hopeful that he’s going to raise up the silverware as head trainer all through the following two years on the franchise.
“It is incredible. We’re truly lucky we’re in a perfect franchise just like the Kolkata Knight Riders, they give the impression of being after me unbelievably neatly,” mentioned Kallis.
“The homeowners give me unfastened reign to run the facet how I need. Now we have a perfect crowd the place the folks come and reinforce us and nice gamers within the facet… Optimistically we’re going to develop from energy to energy. Optimistically Jacques can win as a trainer as neatly.”
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— The Dan Nicholl Display (@dannichollshow) September 18, 2018