Indian opener Rohit Sharma has shared his views to the appointment of Rahul Dravid as Team India’s next head coach. The Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) formally confirmed the information when India-Afghanistan match of the continuing T20 World Cup happened in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday, November 03.
Dravid will exchange Ravi Shastri after the conclusion of the T20 World Cup 2021. The previous India skipper, who was serving because the Nationwide Cricket Academy (NCA) head, has signed a two-year deal as India coach until the 2023 ODI World Cup.
After the match between India and Afghanistan, where the ‘Men in Blue’ won by 66 runs, Rohit was informed about Dravid’s subsequent position within the presentation. Rohit lauded Dravid’s appointment as a coach and mentioned the staff is wanting ahead to working with him.
“We have been taking part in the sport (towards Afghanistan), so I had no concept (about it). Congratulations to him (Rahul Dravid) for coming again in a distinct capability within the Indian staff; we sit up for work with him,” mentioned Rohit, who top-scored for India with a scintillating 74-run knock.
“He’s a stalwart of Indian cricket, and it’ll be good working with him sooner or later,” added Rohit.
Earlier, Dravid had mentioned the Indian staff did fairly nicely beneath Shastri, and he’ll sit up for carry the legacy.
“It’s an absolute honour to be appointed as the brand new Head Coach of the Indian Cricket Crew, and I’m actually wanting ahead to this position. Beneath Shastri, the staff has accomplished very nicely, and I hope to work with the staff to take this ahead,” mentioned Dravid in an announcement launched by BCCI.