If there’s been a single compulsory training session for England at the T20 World Cup, new batting consultant Mike Hussey struggles to remember it.
“I’d say 99 per cent of sessions have been optional,” he told foxsports.com.au ahead of Sunday’s final between England and Pakistan.
“You just have to let them know if you’re coming or not beforehand and what you want to get out of it.”
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Implementing optional training sessions is not unique, although England has taken that relaxed attitude to the next level in Australia — and it appears to be working.
From losing to Ireland in game two, to a 10-wicket win over India in the semi final, England…