The much awaited appointment of the support staff of the Indian cricket team was done today by BCCI. Current batting coach Sanjay Bangar was promoted as the assistant coach and re-signed Bharat Arun as the bowling coach till the 2019 ICC World Cup.
On the other hand R.Sridhar has been given the responsibility to serve as the fielding coach.
The decision was taken after the newly-formed four member committee of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), comprising acting President C.K.Khanna, acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary, Committee of Administrators (CoA) member Diana Edulji and board CEO Rahul Johri, met with new head coach Ravi Shastri here.
BCCI acting secretary on the question of Zaheer Khan and Rahul Dravid’s appointments as the overseas bowling and batting consultants respectively went on to say that they haven’t yet arrived at any decision on the duo.