new Delhi: BCCI meeting regarding T20 World Cup 2022BCCI Review Meeting) ended, many major steps were taken for team improvement. Captain Rohit Sharma in the meetingRohit Sharma) to head coach Rahul Dravid (Rahul Dravid), NCA chief VVS Laxman (VVS Laxman) were also a part. It is expected that due to the poor performance of the team in the last World Cup, either Dravid or Rohit may be blamed, but this did not happen. For the time being, only Rohit will remain the captain of the team and Dravid will be seen in the role of head coach in all formats.
Hardik will get a big responsibility
It is being told that during the meeting Hardik Pandya (Hardik PandyaThere was also discussion about giving ) a bigger responsibility in the team. However, in the end, only Rohit was trusted for this role. During a conversation with the Inside Sports website, a BCCI official said, “The command of the Indian team will be on the shoulders of Rohit in ODIs. Looking at the workload management of the captain, he will continue to share the responsibility of leadership with Hardik Pandya in between.
It was told, “On the same lines, if Hardik is given rest from the team, then the responsibility of the team will be on Rohit. I don’t think this is the right time to make a change in coaching. We have a lot of time before the T20 World Cup. If the need arises, a decision will be taken about it later.
Please tell that BCCI wants to work on the formula of retaining Rahul Dravid as coach only in ODIs and Tests. There is a plan to bring foreign coach for T20 format. However, no decision has been taken regarding this yet. After the formation of the new selection committee, a final decision will be taken in this regard only on the advice of the Cricket Advisory Committee.
FIRST PUBLISHED : January 01, 2023, 19:06 IST