Zimbabwe thrashed Afghanistan by 10 wickets inside two days in Abu Dhabi to go 1-0 up in the two-Test series
A statement from Zimbabwe Cricket said that Rajput won't be a part of the tour following the request from the Indian embassy
Lalchand Rajput believes that Sourav Ganguly played a big role in changing the way cricket was played in India and MS Dhoni simply took that forward when he became the captain
As many as 13 candidates were interviewed for the batting coach's role and five for bowling coach of Indian national cricket team on Monday, while incumbents -- batting coach Sanjay Bangar, bowling coach Bharat Arun and fielding coach R Sridhar -- will be interviewed on Tuesday
According to reports, an Indian candidate for the head coach position was specifically asked how he would handle a fight between superstars like Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma.
Former West Indies opener Phil Simmons has pulled out of the race for Indian cricket team's head coach position. Robin Singh, Tom Moody, Lalchand Rajput are done with their interviews. Mike Hesson and Ravi Shastri are still left.
In 21 Tests since July 2017, under Ravi Shastri, the Indian cricket team won 13 of them. In T20Is, India registered 25 victories from 36 games with a win percentage of 69.44. The ODI record takes the cake with 43 wins in 60 games and a success rate of 71.67.
What are the chances of the other five candidates – Tom Moody, Mike Hesson, Robin Singh, Lalchand Rajput and Phil Simmons – to replace Ravi Shastri as the head coach of Indian national men's cricket team? Here is a quick look at their respective profiles and chances
Lalchand Rajput was India cricket team's manager when it lifted the inaugural T20 World Cup. Currently, with Zimbabwe, Rajput has also asked to be considered for the batting coach's position.
Opening batsman and brilliant coach, Lalchand Rajput, on training the Afghanistan cricket team and his aspirations for them.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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