In a chat with The Indian Express, former India captain and selection committee chief Dilip Vengsarkar spoke on various topics, including whether BCCI should pick only those former international cricketers who have played a significant number of international games.
"Basu has informed the team management of not continuing as a trainer as he needs a break. So has Patrick. The Indian team will look out for their replacements after the World Cup and West Indies series," a BCCI official told Indian Express.
Dravid's contract as India Under-19 and India-A coach ends this month and if all goes well he will take charge at the NCA from July 1. Dravid's new role will make him the point man to groom the next generation of cricketers.
For the fans on the terraces; Yuvraj Singh walking in to bat, marking his run-up or diving around while guarding the point region were reasons enough to bring the roof down. He thrilled them like few others, while orchestrating several memorable wins.
Those in know say that the ED notice spells trouble for the BCCI since the agreement between the three cricket boards (India, Australia and South Africa) was verbal — no formal agreement was signed for the tournament which was launched in 2009 and folded up in 2015.
The Indian Express had reported on Tuesday that Wadia's sentencing had prompted the Indian board to consider the cancellation of his IPL accreditation and referring the matter to its ombudsman to determine if further action was necessary.