Ravi Shastri appointed Director of Cricket for ODI series
Sanjay Bangar, Bharat Arun and R Sridhar join Team India support staff
In culmination of the discussions among all the office bearers of BCCI over the last couple of weeks, the BCCI has decided to avail the services of former India captain, Mr. Ravi Shastri to oversee and guide the Indian cricket team for the forthcoming one day international matches against England. Mr. Duncan Fletcher will continue as Head Coach while Ravi Shastri will be the overall in- charge of cricket affairs of the Indian Team.
In their continuing efforts to re-energise the support to the team, the BCCI has given a break to the bowling coach Mr Joe Dawes and the fielding coach, Mr Trevor Penny for the one day series and appointed Mr Sanjay Bangar, former Indian all rounder and former India fast bowler Mr Bharat Arun as the Asst. coaches of the team. Mr R.Sridhar will join the support team as the fielding coach for the one day series.
Venues for WI tour of India announced
India-WI to play five ODIs, one T20I and three Tests from Oct 8-Nov 19
India will play the West Indies in five ODIs, one T20 International and three Tests, in October-November 2014.
The match-schedule is as follows:
8 Oct - Kochi
11 Oct - Vishakhapatnam
14 Oct - Cuttack
17 Oct - Kolkata
20 Oct - Dharamshala
22 Oct - Delhi
30 Oct – 3 Nov - Hyderabad
7 Nov – 11 Nov - Bengaluru
15 Nov – 19 Nov - Ahmedabad