With the morale of several players shattered, Ravi Shastri and Virat Kohli need to do some hand-holding to restore belief.
Ravi Shastri, in a press conference at Trent Bridge, spoke on Ajinkya Rahane, Ben Stokes, Virat Kohli’s fitness and on whether we will see Rishabh Pant behind the stumps.
Harbhajan Singh came down hard on coach Ravi Shastri, saying that he has to speak up as he is answerable to everyone.
The Virat Kohli-led Indian team lost the second Test at Lord’s by an innings and 159 runs to trail 2-0 in the five-match series.
Ravi Shastri was caught napping on the opening day of the first Test against England at Edgbaston on Wednesday.
India cricket team coach Ravi Shastri shed light on batting order, pace bowling concern and biggest difference maker going into the England Test series.
Ravi Shastri ended speculation on social media which wondered if MS Dhoni was going to retire from all formats of the game soon.
Team India head coach Ravi Shastri spent time with Sachin Tendulkar’s son Arjun Tendulkar in London on Monday.
Ravi Shastri has made it clear that the to play for the nation each and every player must pass the yo-yo test.
Indian skipper Virat Kohli was ruled out from Surrey stint due to a neck injury. He will be undergoing a rehabilitation programme in June under the supervision of BCCI.
Indian players, Ravi Shastri inform committee the team is not yet ready to play day-night Test, initially suggested to be part of the Australia tour.
Rishabh Pant, who was included in India’s squad during the T20I tri-series against Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, will continue to play for Delhi Daredevils in IPL 2018.
With the series locked at 1-1, Suresh Raina played a crucial 43 run knock, from 27 balls, to help India beat South Africa by seven runs and add the T20 trophy after clinching the ODIs.
Ravi Shastri said that Virat Kohli would have learnt a lot from what has been a “tough tour” of South Africa.
Ravi Shastri slammed Indian team’s critics for not giving the team due credit for a job well done in South Africa. India beat South Africa 5-1 in the ODIs and 2-1 in T20Is after going down 1-2 in the Test series.