Crew India head coach Ravi Shastri is parting methods with the job on the finish of his tenure, after the conclusion of the ICC Males’s T20 World Cup 2021.
With Shastri not in search of an extension, the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) has began on the lookout for his alternative. Initially, it was anticipated that Rahul Dravid can be an computerized option to take over, however the former India skipper will as soon as once more be heading the Nationwide Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bangalore.
As per media studies, the BCCI is exploring ways to bring back Anil Kumble for head coach role after the T20 World Cup. Earlier than Kumble, the Indian board contacted former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene however he declined their supply. He reportedly wished to educate the Sri Lankan nationwide cricket crew as a substitute.
One other matter of battle of curiosity occurred as Jayawardene can also be the pinnacle coach of the Mumbai Indians (MI) within the IPL, and in line with BCCI’s rulebook “an individual can’t maintain one other place when he’s the pinnacle coach of the Indian Cricket Crew.”
Jayawardene will take over the reins of Mumbai Indians within the remaining leg of IPL 2021 that’s scheduled to be performed within the UAE from September 19 to October 15.
Jayawardene is the coach in demand throughout franchise leagues at the moment. He not too long ago gained the inaugural version of The Hundred with Southern Courageous in England.
“Having achieved 18 years of worldwide cricket as a participant I don’t wish to stay out of a suitcase for 12 months of the yr. This can be a good problem for me and it’s early days. I don’t do too many tournaments in order that I’ve my private time to spend again house with the household. I’m completely happy to assist out as a advisor right here and there (with Sri Lanka) however not on a full-time foundation as a result of I’d not take pleasure in that personally,” he was quoted as saying to Sky Sports activities.