The percentages are stacking up towards Virat Kohli, who not too long ago announced his decision to step down as India captain from the shortest format after the upcoming T20 World Cup in UAE.
With the tenures of head coach Ravi Shastri, bowling coach Bharat Arun and fielding coach R Sridhar additionally coming to an finish, the BCCI is trying to carry again Anil Kumble within the sizzling seat.
Kumble did a implausible job in his first stint as Crew India’s head coach and it now depends upon him to return on board a second time earlier than such a transfer sees the sunshine of the day.
“Whereas the method will as soon as once more be a clear one, it’s no secret that Kumble did a great job with the staff. What led to the variations 4 years again doesn’t concern anybody now as everybody has moved forward. Whereas he would undoubtedly be a great choice, it must be seen whether or not he himself agrees to return on board a second time. So his nod would additionally matter. However sure, he’s undoubtedly somebody who can take the staff ahead,” a BCCI supply near the developments was quoted as saying to ANI.
In the meantime, as per a report within the Indian Categorical, BCCI President Sourav Ganguly needed Kumble to proceed teaching the staff even after the 2017 Champions Trophy, regardless of Kohli being towards the concept, and now he’s eager for Jumbo to switch Shastri.
Kumble, one of the vital revered figures in Indian cricket, must go away his job as the pinnacle coach of IPL franchise Punjab Kings (PBKS) and in addition resign from the put up of the pinnacle of the Worldwide Cricket Council’s cricket committee if he’s to switch Shastri.
— Punjab Kings (@PunjabKingsIPL) September 17, 2021