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Gibbs eyeing to instill fearless cricket in Thunders camp





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|| CF Correspondent ||

Sylhet Thunders's head coach Herschelle Gibbs said on Monday that he is looking forward to instill fearless cricket approach into the mind of his charges as he prepares for the upcoming edition of the Bangabandhu Bangladesh Premier League.

Gibbs, who arrived a day before, began his maiden stint as the head coach of Thunders at the academy premises on Sunday.

Gibbs said that he is feeling no indifferent playing as a coach as he still has that energy that drove him during his heydays.

‘’No different. I have played with lot of energy and passion and lot of skill as well and that's what I need to install in my players that fearless type of cricket into the team that I coach,’’ Gibbs told reporters as he prepares his team who will take on Chattogram Challengers in the opening game of the BPL at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium on December 11.

‘’Enjoy the stage .it is a big stage some of my players have not played international cricket these is the biggest stage that they play on .i want them to embrace the next couple of weeks and just to show that talent believe in themselves .there is lots of big names in these tournaments and the challenge is a good one,’’ he said adding that he still feels that he is young to play cricket.

‘’I can play for the next 10 years. Obviously I think I am young enough to play. You know there is a lot of different leagues that have started especially looking forward to these ones,’’ said Gibbs.