Rahul Dravid becomes head coach again
BCCI has answered the question whether the head coach of Team India will change or not after the defeat in the World Cup 2023. Making a big announcement on Wednesday, BCCI has retained Rahul Dravid as the head coach. Let us tell you that Rahul Dravid’s contract had ended after the World Cup final. There was speculation that VVS Laxman could be made the coach in place of Rahul Dravid but it did not happen. Rahul Dravid will now go on South Africa tour with Team India.
Rahul Dravid said- thanks for the trust
Rahul Dravid has expressed happiness on getting the responsibility of head coach again. He said that he is thankful to BCCI that trust has been reposed in him. Rahul Dravid said that BCCI has always supported his plan and vision. Rahul Dravid also thanked his family who have made a lot of sacrifices for him. Rahul Dravid said that after the World Cup, there are new challenges in front of him and he is ready to face them.
NEWS 🚨 -BCCI announces extension of contracts for Head Coach and Support Staff, Team India (Senior Men)
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Why did Dravid get the responsibility of head coach again?
BCCI President Roger Binny and Secretary Jai Shah also thanked Rahul Dravid for being with Team India. Jai Shah said that Dravid’s tenure has been amazing. In the World Cup, Team India proved its mettle by winning 10 consecutive matches and Rahul Dravid had a big role in this. Jay Shah said that because of this performance Rahul Dravid deserved to become the head coach again. BCCI President also said that every possible help will be given to Rahul Dravid to move forward.