Rahul Dravid, former India skipper, and present Nationwide Cricket Academy (NCA) head will coach the Indian limited-overs group that may play a six-game sequence (three T20Is, three ODIs) towards Sri Lanka in July.
This shall be Rahul Dravid’s second stint with the Indian group after working with the Males in Blue as a batting advisor throughout the England tour in 2014.
Rahul Dravid Will Coach Indian Restricted Overs Group For Sri Lanka Tour
Chatting with ANI, a BCCI official within the know of developments confirmed that the NCA head can be main the group because the trio of Ravi Shastri, Bharat Arun, and Vikram Rathour shall be in England with the Check group.
“The Group India teaching workers shall be within the UK and it’s best that the younger group is guided by Rahul Dravid as he has already labored with nearly all of India ‘A’ boys. The consolation the kids share with him shall be an added benefit,” the official stated.
Earlier than taking on as the pinnacle of NCA in 2019, Rahul Dravid had labored intently with the present crop of kids within the Indian group on the U-19 stage in addition to within the India ‘A’ group. In reality, Rahul Dravid is seen to have performed an integral position in constructing strong bench energy for the Indian nationwide group over the past couple of years — having taken cost of the U-19 and ‘A’ group in 2015.
India Group For Sri Lanka Tour Consisting Of three ODIs And three T20Is Anticipated To Be Chosen At Finish Of Could
The Indian group for the Sri Lanka sequence is predicted to be chosen on the finish of the month they usually must bear quarantine within the Island Nation earlier than taking part in the three ODI and three T20I video games. The three ODIs shall be performed on July 13, 16, 19 and the T20Is are anticipated to be performed from July 22-27.
Whereas the younger Indian gamers look to battle it out with Sri Lanka within the limited-overs sequence, the Virat Kohli-led aspect shall be in England ready for the beginning of the five-match Check sequence towards the English group from August 4. The Check sequence will happen after India battles it out with New Zealand within the ultimate of the World Check Championship in Southampton from June 18 to 22.
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