Shastri appointed! What about Dravid & Zaheer?

Sun Jul 16 2017 10:39:34 GMT+0530 (IST)

The Committee of Administrators (CoA) confirmed the appointment of Ravi Shastri as the Head Coach of Team India. However, The recommendation of Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) to hire Rahul Dravid and Zaheer Khan as Batting & Bowling Consultants for Overseas Tours has been put on hold after Ravi Shastri raised objection.

CoA made it clear that decision on Batting and Bowling Consultants will be taken after the meeting with Head Coach Ravi Shastri. The issue actual began as Ravi Shastri actually want individuals preferred by him as the Support Staff.

A 4-Member Panel has been formed by CoA to take a call on the pay packages of Head Coach and Support Staff. Report will be submitted to CoA on July 22nd.

India tour of Sri Lanka begins on July 26th. The confusion over the Support Staff will be ending by that time.