Performance analyst plays important role in T-20s, say TV commentators.

KARACHI -- With the evolution of T20 and ODI cricket, we have seen the role of the performance analyst plays a bigger role. England ( and Andy Flower) were one of the first teams to identify this when they hired Nathan Leamon, an ex-mathematician to be their lead analyst to enhance the team performance. During one of the recent LPL matches, the TV commentators discussed the role of an analyst and Sri Lanka's head coach and now the commentator Mickey Arthur revealed how the Sri Lankan team team can reach great heights. "In white ball cricket the analyst is becoming such an important part of your management team now in terms of match ups, selections, etc. It's something that any team needs to have because you might not want to be filtering all that information to your...

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