Rohit Sharma will lead India as full-time T20 captain for the first time against New Zealand in Jaipur on Wednesday in the first of three-match series.
Venkatesh Iyer, who plays as an all-rounder for Madhya Pradesh and Kolkata Knight Riders, feels he has been selected in the Indian cricket team purely on the basis of his performances.
India opener Mayank Agarwal has been picked in the Indian team for the two-match Test series against New Zealand starting in Kanpur from November 25.
India and New Zealand will play a three-match T20 international series starting on November 17. Full schedule of IND vs NZ series and live streaming details here.
Rahul Dravid-era in Indian cricket begins with the New Zealand series, which starts with the first of three T20 Internationals on Wednesday in Jaipur.
As part of his job, VVS Laxman will also oversee preparations of the India U-19 and 'A' teams which are pathways to the senior level.
There will also be an election of two new governing council members but it is understood that in the end it could be a unanimous decision.
The Ravi Shastri-Virat Kohli duo along with bowling coach Bharat Arun and fielding coach R Sridhar were part of a set-up that won two Test series in Australia.
Ravi Shastri was initially appointed the team India director in 2014 till the 2015 World Cup. He was appointed India head coach on July 13, 2017.
Virat Kohli also revealed that it was the right time for him to relinquish T20 captaincy so as to better manage his workload.
Ravi Shastri will step down as the head coach of the national cricket team after the end of India's campaign in the ICC T20 World Cup 2021.
Former captain Rahul Dravid was appointed as the new head coach of the Indian cricket team on Wednesday replacing Ravi Shastri, whose term ends after the T20 World Cup.
Rahul Dravid, in his complaint against a Bengaluru-based firm, claimed that he had been cheated of INR 4 crore.
The BCCI appointed former India captain Rahul Dravid as the head coach of the Indian men's cricket team on Wednesday (November 3).
Rahul Dravid will take charge of the Indian national cricket team after the end of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021.
Reports also claimed that Rahul Dravid is the first and only choice of BCCI president Sourav Ganguly and secretary Jay Shah.
Former India pacer Paras Mhambrey, one of the brains behind the nation's highly successful A and U-19 team programmes, has applied for the position of men's team's bowling coach.
Ganguly felt that there is nothing wrong in having Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the 'Team Mentor' as he has won three ICC trophies.
India's Pusarla V. Sindhu competes against Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong during their women's singles badminton group stage match at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.AP Photo/Dita Alangkara
A disabled girl walks through a corridor at a school run by the Association of People with Disability in Bengaluru.AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi
A group of physically challenged people stage a protest on the 'International Day of Disabled Persons' in Srinagar.PTI Photo/S. Irfan
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi addresses a press conference on farmers issue at AICC HQ in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary
Workers prepare beds inside a special COVID-19 ward to treat persons infected with the Omicron variant, at Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital in Chennai.PTI Photo/ R Senthil Kumar
Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.
Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.
Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.
India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.