May 15, 2024

With Rahul Dravid all set to move out, who could become the next coach for Team India?

The BCCI have begun seeking applicants for the soon-to-be vacant position for the head Coach for the Senior Men's National Cricket team

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It is now known that current coach Rahul Dravid will not re-apply position, which will make the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup his last major tournament with the Indian Cricket Team.

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As per reports, Rahul Dravid received pleas from the veteran players to stay back, but it looks like he has made up his mind.

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Reports also mention that NCA Chief VVS Laxman is also unwilling to send his application for the coaching role for the Indian Cricket Team.

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If not Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman, then who will become the coach for the Rohit Sharma-Team India? Here are the top five picks.

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Since the BCCI are open to bring foreign coaches, Tom Moody could be a solid pick as the coach for the Men in Blue.

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Another superior choice would be Justin Langer

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In terms of Indian coaches, Ashish Nehra has made a lot of rounds as the GT coach, and he could be a superior man if he sends out his application for the role

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While this is a long shot, KKR head coach Chandrakant Pandit, who is one of the pioneers in domestic cricket, could be a clinical choice for the team.

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But the undeniably superior choice would be CSK coach Stephen Fleming, and reports have it that the BCCI also has the New Zealander on the radar.

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