Last Update on: June 29th, 2021 at 05:40 pm
Bayliss has had a distinct coaching career with various teams. He has coached teams like Sri Lanka, Sydney Sixers (BBL) and England previously. His biggest achievement was leading England to a World Cup win in 2019. He took over as the coach of the side in 2015 after their infamous exit from the World Cup. He changed the entire outlook of the team, made them more competitive as a unit which resulted in the team winning the 2019 World Cup.
He was also the head coach of IPL franchise Kolkata Knight Riders between 2012-2014. Helping the side to win two IPL titles in three years was another big achievement of Bayliss related to Indian cricket. He has seen the Indian players from very close quarters given his time in the IPL and thus can be a good option to replace Ravi Shastri.