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Four-phased training module being prepared for cricketers' return after long haul, says India's fielding coach R Sridhar
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Four-phased training module being prepared for cricketers' return after long haul, says India's fielding coach R Sridhar

India's fielding coach R Sridhar says a four-phased training module is being prepared for the country's elite cricketers, who can attain peak match fitness with four to six weeks of training once the camp gets the go-ahead to start.

India vs New Zealand: Kuldeep Yadav's lack of game time is affecting his bowling, says fielding coach R Sridhar
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India vs New Zealand: Kuldeep Yadav's lack of game time is affecting his bowling, says fielding coach R Sridhar

India fielding coach R Sridhar dismissed reports raising question marks over Kuldeep Yadav's fitness, saying the spinner is fully fit but not playing regularly is probably having a negative impact on his bowling.

India vs West Indies: Fielding coach R Sridhar has his task cut out as Virat Kohli and Co's woes raise uncomfortable questions
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India vs West Indies: Fielding coach R Sridhar has his task cut out as Virat Kohli and Co's woes raise uncomfortable questions

Crux of the matter being India need to improve their fielding before the series’ decider in Mumbai on Wednesday. Sridhar’s task is cut out in that regard to turn things around within two days.

India vs South Africa: After proving himself abroad, Hanuma Vihari excited to play his first Test on home soil
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India vs South Africa: After proving himself abroad, Hanuma Vihari excited to play his first Test on home soil

Having proved himself in overseas conditions, India batsman Hanuma Vihari could not be more excited to play his first Test at home with series against South Africa beginning in Visakhapatnam on 2 October

India's batting coach Vikram Rathour backs Shreyas Iyer and Manish Pandey to solve middle-order conundrum
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India's batting coach Vikram Rathour backs Shreyas Iyer and Manish Pandey to solve middle-order conundrum

Vikram Rathour replaced Sanjay Bangar when fresh appointments were made for the coaching and support staff. His tenure started on Thursday and the first big challenge awaiting him is the home Twenty20 and Test series against South Africa from 15 September.

India vs West Indies: Jasprit Bumrah told me to try cross-seam and it worked, reveals Ishant Sharma after fifer
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India vs West Indies: Jasprit Bumrah told me to try cross-seam and it worked, reveals Ishant Sharma after fifer

Ishant took three wickets from his final three overs to complete his ninth five-wicket haul in Tests as West Indies trail by 108 runs with just two first innings wickets in hand on Friday.

No point shortlisting Jonty Rhodes for fielding coach if he isn't first choice, says Chairman of Selectors MSK Prasad
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No point shortlisting Jonty Rhodes for fielding coach if he isn't first choice, says Chairman of Selectors MSK Prasad

Jonty Rhodes did not even feature in the fielding coach's shortlist and incumbent R Sridhar predictably is set to continue. India A and U-19 fielding coach Abhay Sharma came second while T Dilip was third.

Kapil Dev-led CAC to not take any part in selection of Team India support staff, reveals BCCI official
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Kapil Dev-led CAC to not take any part in selection of Team India support staff, reveals BCCI official

The Kapil Dev-led Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) cannot be made part of the selection process for the Indian team's support staff as "time constraints will not allow" BCCI to amend their constitution.

Ravi Shastri to remain Team India head coach until ICC T20 World Cup 2021, confirms Kapil Dev-led CAC
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Ravi Shastri to remain Team India head coach until ICC T20 World Cup 2021, confirms Kapil Dev-led CAC

Ravi Shastri gets a two year contract extension until 2021 T20 World Cup which will see his head coach gig run into four years.

Interviews for India's men's team head coach begin in Mumbai, announcement expected at 7 pm
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Interviews for India's men's team head coach begin in Mumbai, announcement expected at 7 pm

Incumbent coach Ravi Shastri, who is currently in the West Indies with the Indian team, is expected to make his presentation and give his interview over Skype at around 4 pm on Friday.

Ravi Shastri favourite to get another stint as India head coach; Sanjay Bangar's job on the line
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Ravi Shastri favourite to get another stint as India head coach; Sanjay Bangar's job on the line

Apart from Ravi Shastri, other names in the fray are Tom Moody, Mike Hesson, Lalchand Rajput, Robin Singh and Phil Simmons. Vikram Rathour is favourite to pip Sanjay Bangar as batting coach.

Kapil Dev-led Cricket Advisory Committee gets green signal from BCCI's legal team to appoint next coach
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Kapil Dev-led Cricket Advisory Committee gets green signal from BCCI's legal team to appoint next coach

Regarding the conduct of BCCI elections on 22 October, Rai said that 26 state associations are fully Lodha compliant and have appointed their electoral officers for the state unit polls.

Bowling coach Bharat Arun likely to retain position, batting coach Sanjay Bangar could be axed, says report
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Bowling coach Bharat Arun likely to retain position, batting coach Sanjay Bangar could be axed, says report

There have been reports that it was on Bangar's insistence that Mahendra Singh Dhoni was asked to bat at No.7 in the lost semi-final against the New Zealand

Former South Africa batsman Jonty Rhodes applies for Team India fielding coach job
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Former South Africa batsman Jonty Rhodes applies for Team India fielding coach job

Jonty Rhodes was the fielding coach of Indian Premier League side Mumbai Indians for a long time before parting ways with the franchise.

BCCI appoints Kapil Dev-led ad-hoc committee to pick India's head coach
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BCCI appoints Kapil Dev-led ad-hoc committee to pick India's head coach

The Kapil Dev led ad-hoc committee will have to pick India's head coach after members of the Cricket Advisory Committee ran into a 'conflict of interest'

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Rishabh Pant needs to improve throwing technique and be athletic, says India fielding coach
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Rishabh Pant needs to improve throwing technique and be athletic, says India fielding coach

India's fielding coach R Sridhar has said that Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni are keen on having Rishabh Pant in the outfield

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: R Sridhar unsure if Shikhar Dhawan could field in slip region immediately after comeback
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: R Sridhar unsure if Shikhar Dhawan could field in slip region immediately after comeback

Shikhar Dhawan has a hairline fracture and is out of action till end of June - missing at least four matches of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: R Sridhar compares outfield to 'skating rink', Kiwi coach calls washout game 'frustrating'
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India vs New Zealand, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: R Sridhar compares outfield to 'skating rink', Kiwi coach calls washout game 'frustrating'

New Zealand coach Gary Stead on Thursday termed World Cup game wash-out against India as 'unfortunate and frustrating' but agreed with ICC's assertion that reserve days will be a 'logistical nightmare'.

India head coach Ravi Shastri granted 45-day contract extension after ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 by CoA
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India head coach Ravi Shastri granted 45-day contract extension after ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 by CoA

Ravi Shastri was appointed head coach of the Indian cricket team in July 2017 by the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC), which was made up of a trio of former cricketers, namely Sourav Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman.