New Delhi: Ravi Shastri will step down as the head coach of the Indian cricket team after the T20 World Cup to be held in November. There can be a big change in Indian cricket after the T20 World Cup. Apart from Ravi Shastri, bowling coach Bharat Arun, fielding coach R Sridhar and batting coach Vikram Rathor may part ways from the Indian team.
Ravi Shastri to step down as Team India coach
The Indian Express report has revealed that Ravi Shastri has informed some members of the BCCI that he is planning to part ways with Team India after the T20 World Cup this year. Please tell that Ravi Shastri’s contract is expiring in November this year. BCCI also wants a new coaching staff for Team India.
India could not win a single ICC trophy under Shastri’s coaching
India has not won the title of 2015 World Cup, 2016 T20 World Cup, 2017 Champions Trophy, 2019 World Cup and 2021 World Test Championship under Ravi Shastri’s coach, after which Ravi Shastri’s resignation The demand has intensified. Shastri’s tenure is till T20 World Cup-2021. Let us inform that Team India could never win any ICC tournament under Ravi Shastri’s head coach.
Rahul Dravid next aspiring to be a coach
Indian cricket board now wants change. The board believes that changes are needed to take the team to the next level and become invincible in world cricket. According to the protocol, after the T20 World Cup, the BCCI will invite applications for the new head coach. Some board officials have indicated that Rahul Dravid will be appointed as the new coach.
Shastri was made coach in place of Kumble
Ravi Shastri was appointed head coach in 2017 after Anil Kumble’s tenure ended midway under controversial circumstances. Ravi Shastri was also the director of the Indian team from August 2014 to June 2016. Team India could never win any ICC tournament under Ravi Shastri’s head coach.
Kohli-Kumble controversy happened because of Kuldeep
Let us tell you that Kuldeep Yadav is the same player, due to whom the fight between Kohli and Anil Kumble started. There was a rift between captain Kohli and former coach Kumble during Australia’s tour of India in March 2017. Actually, in the third Test of the series, Kumble wanted Kuldeep Yadav to be included in the team, but Kohli flatly refused it. This controversy took place during the Dharamsala Test.
There was controversy over this matter
In the Dharamsala Test, Virat Kohli was not a part of this match due to injury, and Ajinkya Rahane was the captain of the team. Chinaman bowler Kuldeep Yadav was given a chance in this match. Kohli was against it, he wanted to feed Amit Mishra. This decision was taken without informing Virat. Apart from this, it is said that Virat Kohli was also upset with the inclusion of former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in Grade-A.
Ravi Shastri’s tenure till 2021 T20 World Cup
During the tenure of Ravi Shastri, Team India had to face defeat at the hands of Australia in the semi-finals of the 2015 World Cup. Apart from this, India had a good chance of winning the 2016 T20 World Cup in its own country, but in the semi-finals, Team India lost to West Indies. During the tenure of Ravi Shastri, India was defeated by Pakistan in the final of the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy. Then in the semi-finals of the 2019 World Cup, New Zealand broke the dream by defeating it. After this, now India also missed out on winning the title in the 2021 ICC World Test Championship.