newscricket16 hours ago

Selection of support staff for Team India begins, Ravi Shastri insists on retaining Bharat Arun, R Sridhar

After the CAC panel confirmed Ravi Shastri’s reappointment as India head coach for the next two years, the BCCI selection committee has turned its attention to picking his assistants. It is understood that Shastri has stressed on retaining the bowling and fielding coaches respectively.
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newscricket6 days ago

Reports | Ravi Shastri, Vikram Rathour, Bharat Arun favorites for top jobs in Indian cricket

Jalandhar-born Vikram Rathour has emerged as the favorite for the role of batting coach, while both Ravi Shastri and Bharat Arun are expected to keep their respective jobs as head and bowling coach. R Sridhar, Jonty Rhodes and Abhay Sharma are in the fray for the role of fielding coach.
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newscricketa month ago

Just 45 minutes of bad cricket saw us bow out of the World Cup, Bharat Arun reiterates Kohli sentiment

Bharat Arun blames the miserable outing at the start of the second innings against New Zealand as the sole reason behind India’s unfortunate exit at the recently concluded ICC World Cup in England. The bowling coach added that the wave of criticism directed towards veteran MS Dhoni is unfair.
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newscricketa month ago

Ravi Shastri will have to re-apply for India coach as BCCI set to invite fresh applications

The BCCI will invite fresh applications for the Indian team's coaching staff and Ravi Shastri will need to re-apply after his contract expires following the Windies tour. The support staff were given a 45-day extension following the World Cup, covering the Windies tour from August 3 to September 3.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | The entire team think-tank made sure Shami was in good hands, reveals Bharat Arun

India’s bowling coach Bharat Arun has revealed that both him and the team think-tank had to sit Mohammed Shami down and have a long talk regarding his cricketing future. Replacing first-choice bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shami stepped up in style to save his team the blushes against Afghanistan.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | India are not aware about the colours they will be wearing against England, reveals Bharat Arun

India’s bowling coach Bharat Arun has stated that it is yet to be decided whether India will wear an away jersey in the World Cup clash against England or whether the home strip will suffice. He further said that the team is focused on the match against West Indies instead of anything such trivial.
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newscricket2 months ago

BCCI grant Ravi Shastri and support staff 45-day extension after World Cup

CoA have decided to extend the contract of Ravi Shastri and the entire group of support staff for 45 more days after the World Cup. The CAC's involvement is required for the purpose of selecting a head coach but the CAC has told BCCI that they are not aware of their exact role and scope.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Jasprit Bumrah one of the best both at beginning and death, says Bharat Arun

Indian bowling coach Bharat Arun stated that Bumrah is a dream bowler to have for the team and that he and Bhuvneshwar Kumar have done an excellent job to execute their bowling plans so far. He went on to explain the strategy versus Australia and the conditions prevailing in England in brief.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | The more I enjoy, the better I will perform, says Vijay Shankar

Vijay Shankar has stated that the more he enjoys, the better he will perform at the World Cup in England and Wales, starting May 30. The all-rounder managed to make a cut in the 15 man squad, despite not being in reckoning nine ODIs ago and is very likely to start at the number four position.
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newscricket5 months ago

Reports | Ravi Shastri’s current contract lacks renewal clause

According to a PTI report, Ravi Shastri will have to undergo a fresh recruitment process by BCCI even if he manages to win the World Cup for he doesn’t have a clause for renewing it. Shastri, along with Sanjay Bangar and Bharat Arun, will see their contract end on the very last day of the World Cup.
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