The BCCI introduced on Wednesday (November 29) that the top coach’s contracts have been signed Rahul Dravid in addition to different members of the help employees have been expanded. The contract expired after the tip of the 2023 ICC World Cup earlier this month.
There have been a number of speculations that Rahul Dravid would reject the provide to increase his stick with Crew India to remain near his household. Stories additionally recommended that the previous India skipper was prepared to work with an IPL franchise and had already been approached by two groups. In accordance with reviews, he would get replaced by his former teammate VVS Laxman as the top coach.
Nonetheless, the BCCI has introduced that Rahul Dravid would proceed as the top coach of the group. The board additionally introduced contract extensions for batting coach Vikram Rathour, bowling coach Paras Mhambrey and fielding coach T Dilip.
Size of Rahul Dravid’s tenure:
Whereas the BCCI introduced the contract extension, it didn’t reveal the period of the contract, stating: “The BCCI held productive discussions with Rahul Dravid after the expiry of his contract following the lately concluded ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup 2023 and unanimously agreed to increase the tenure.”
In accordance with a report in Cricbuzz, Rahul Dravid’s contract has been prolonged till the ICC Twenty20 World Cup in 2024 and can take impact instantly. His first task would be the upcoming tour of South Africa, the place Crew India will play three T20Is, three ODIs and some Assessments. The T20I sequence will begin on December 10.
The report additional said that the contract might be reviewed after the T20 World Cup within the Caribbean and the USA. The T20 World Cup begins on June 3 and runs till June 30. The truth is, Dravid’s new extension ends on the finish of June. The contract of the help employees may also be revised after the World Cup.
Not too way back, there have been reviews that BCCI was unwilling to resume Rahul Dravid’s contract, however issues modified after Crew India’s gorgeous efficiency within the World Cup. Though the Males in Blue misplaced the ultimate, the model of cricket they displayed in the course of the competitors was praised from throughout.