Ex captain Anil kumble has been selected as coach of Indian national cricket team, for one year, BCCI has affirmed. He will begin his coaching stretch from India’s four-Test tour through the West Indies.
Bowling,batting and right hand coachs are yet to be delegated however will be done soon as indicated by board president Anurag Thakur. Kumble who hasnt got any guiding knowledge had connected for the head coach post promoted by the BCCI recently.
He was incorporated into the shortlist of 21 names and afterward met the cricket advisory committee – comprising of last India players Sourav Ganguly, VVS Laxman and Sachin Tendulkar and the last BCCI secretary Sanjay Jagdale, going about as the council’s central co-ordinator – in Kolkata for a interview on Tuesday.
Kumble has turned out to be first Indian to be selected full-time India coach subsequent to Kapil Dev resigned in September 2000.