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Former Cricketer Abhay Sharma Set To Apply For India Men’s Fielding Coach Position: Reports

Former India wicketkeeper Abhay Sharma can be making use of for the position of India males’s fielding coach place, which can be vacant after the T20 World Cup as present fielding coach, R Sridhar, can be leaving his job.

While head coach Ravi Shastri‘s tenure comes to an end, as he’s ineligible to use as a consequence of his age crossing 60 quickly, bowling coach Bharat Arun and Sridhar have additionally determined to not re-apply.

The BCCI have already put out ads inviting software for the position of all of the coaches.

Abhay Sharma, who performed 89 first-class video games and 40 List-A matches, has beforehand labored with India A, India U-19 and just lately the nationwide girls’s aspect. He has emerged as one of many main candidates to interchange Sridhar because the fielding coach. The deadline for the applying is on November 3.

Abhay Sharma (Photo-Getty)

“He will be applying for the role soon,” a BCCI supply advised PTI.

Abhay Sharma has earlier expertise with the boys’s aspect – he was the fielding coach of the workforce which travelled to Zimbabwe, the USA and West Indies in 2016. He has additionally been to 3 U-19 World Cups and has been a part of round 10 India A excursions.

Recently, he was extremely praised for his work by the ladies aspect through the England tour earlier than he was changed for the following tour of Australia.

Abhay Sharma can be one of many coaches on the National Cricket Academy and has labored alongside Rahul Dravid, who’s all however confirmed to take over from Ravi Shastri as the following head coach.

Rahul Dravid
Rahul Dravid is prone to be India males’s subsequent head coach. (Image Credit: Twitter

According to Cricbuzz, each Bharat Arun and R Sridhar have acquired provides from IPL franchises as properly.

Meanwhile, the BCCI has introduced a brand new place on the NCA – Head Sports Science and Medicine, who can be in control of all physios, trainers and likewise vitamin consultants within the Indian cricket setup. The creation of the submit is a part of the NCA up-gradation plan and the newcomer can be singularly accountable for damage administration, rehab course of and recruitment of personnel.

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