Vinod Rai on Kohli-Kumbel Spat

The previous head of the Committee of Directors ( COA) appointment by the Apex Courtroom in 2017, Vinod Rai, in his most lately made it clear that there have been no variations between former India head coach Anil Kumble and former India captain Virat Kohli.

Rai led the committee for a interval of 33 months as the top of the COA. He got here in after the BCCI was underneath the scanner following the IPL spot-fixing scandal in 2013.

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No Distinction Between Virat Kohli And Anil Kumble Was Introduced To My Discover: Vinod Rai

In 2017, after the Champions Trophy, there have been media studies that there have been tensions between Virat Kohli and Anil Kumble, however Rai has clarified that nothing of that kind was dropped at his discover.

Anil Kumble after the Champions Trophy remaining stepped apart because the coach and Ravi Shastri was handed over the cost.

Talking on the problem, Rai stated: “This isn’t right to say that there have been variations between Kohli and Kumble. There have been no variations between them. I’ve solely written that when the time got here to resume Kumble’s contract, we consulted the staff after which Virat stated that the youthful members of the staff really feel intimidated by Kumble due to his self-discipline.”

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Head of ICC Cricket Committee Anil Kumble (Photograph- Getty)

Rai additionally clarified that there was an try to persuade Kohli to let Kumble proceed, however the choice of the coach was fully within the arms of the Cricket Advisory Committee.

He additionally made it clear that in truth Kumble was advisable the 2nd time as nicely, however Kumble being a dignified man himself didn’t wish to take up the place of some members of the staff who didn’t really feel comfy round him.

Rai additionally make clear how they satisfied Rahul Dravid to take the job of the Nationwide Cricket Academy Director. He talked about that Dravid was first approached to teach the nationwide aspect, however since he was busy with the U19 staff, he didn’t wish to take up the job. However after a few years, he accepted the position.

Rai was completely happy along with his tenure at BCCI, “there’s nothing as such all the choices of the Supreme Courtroom we have been alleged to take we took it after which solely we handed over the cost.”

The Board is presently led by former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly who’s the BCCI president.

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