New Delhi: Former India batsman and captain Rahul Dravid will become the coach of the Indian cricket team. Let us know that Team India will play 3 T20 and 3 ODI series against Sri Lanka in July. The ODI series matches between India and Sri Lanka (India vs Sri lanka) will be played on July 13, 16 and 19. Apart from this, the T20 International Series will be held from 22 to 27 July. According to the schedule, Team India will reach Sri Lanka on 5 July and will return on 28 July.
Rahul Dravid will become the coach of Team India
This will be Rahul Dravid’s second stint with the Indian team after working as a batting consultant with Team India during the tour of England in 2014. A BCCI official has confirmed this news from ANI. The official said, ‘Rahul Dravid has already worked with almost all India’ A ‘boys. Young players feel quite good with him, that will be an added advantage for the team. He has played an integral role in building a solid bench strength for the national team over the years.
Rahul Dravid to coach Indian team on Lanka tour
– ANI Digital (@ani_digital) May 20, 2021
Where will Ravi Shastri be?
India’s A team will play the final of the World Test Championship against New Zealand on 18 June. After this, a five-match Test series will also be played against England from August 4. Ravi Shastri will be with India’s A team. The team’s head coach Ravi Shastri and his support staff can live with only one team at a time. In such a situation, this responsibility has been entrusted to Rahul Dravid for the other team. Dravid and his coaching staff at NCA have been entrusted with the responsibility of India’s B team during the tour of Sri Lanka.
India has won the World Cup under Dravid’s tenure
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) chairman Sourav Ganguly had made it clear that no player from the team for the Test series in England will visit Sri Lanka. Under Dravid’s tenure, India won the 2018 Under-19 World Cup. Many players who came out of India-A and Under-19 teams under Dravid’s coach are part of the national team today.