Deep Dasgupta says “It is a brilliant move to bring him in as coach” in T20 World Cup. Dasgupta expressed pleasure over the management’s decision to appoint Rahul Dravid as a coach. He also replaces Ravi Shastri at the helm and will take charge of the team. In starting with the upcoming series at home against New Zealand. Dravid, according to Dasgupta, is the appropriate guy to lead. In addition, the majority of the players in this pool have been groomed by him.
“It is a brilliant move to bring Dravid in as coach. He has had a big line in establishing and developing the current pipeline of players. It is only natural that he works with the players he groomed while coaching India A and U-19. So, it is a very very good choice,” Deep Dasgupta said.
Moreover, Rahul Dravid coached and led the India U-19 side to great success in the U-19 World Cup. He would hope to translate the efforts into the senior team. They are struggling at the big stage for quite some time now. Then Dasgupta went on to talk about the team. He was selected for the T20I series, which consists of three games. This will be Rohit Sharma‘s first complete season as the T20 team’s captain. He also remarked how this could be a determining series for Bhuvneshwar in the future.
“The series against NZ will be a huge one, and a future deciding one for Bhuvneshwar with bowlers like Harshal Patel, Arshdeep Singh, and Avesh Khan coming upto the first team now and pushing their case,” Dasgupta added.
Lastly, Kumar has been a vital cog in the Indian seam attack. In white-ball cricket since his debut in 2012. However, he has derailed over the years because of his quest for pace, injuries, and inconsistency. Also, he was dropped from the India team following their loss. Against Pakistan and was never recalled into playing XI.