It has also been learnt that the players waited for Kumble at the airport in England before leaving for the Caribbean but he never showed up.
Sunil Gavaskar expressed that today is a sad day for Indian cricket as head coach Anil Kumble stepped down from his position.
It is being speculated that a rift between skipper Virat Kohli and Kumble has led to this situation.
Title-holders India, set 339 to win, collapsed to 33 for three and 54 for five against a Pakistan side they had thrashed by 124 runs in their tournament opener at Edgbaston on June 4.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) had hiked the prize money for the 2017 Champions Trophy by $ 500,000.
It was being reported that there was a rift between India skipper Virat Kohli and Kumble regarding team selection and general functioning of the unit.
India veteran Rahul Dravid has asked Team India selectors and management to start planning for the 2019 ICC World Cup.
This week's ICC gathering is also set to decide whether to grant Test status to Ireland and Afghanistan, with an announcement expected on Thursday.
In 12 ODIs he has accumulated 265 runs and 13 wickets. In 19 T20Is he has scored 100 runs and 15 wickets.
Ahead of the final match, Mehboob made it clear that even though his nephew was leading the Pakistani team, nation came above everything else for him and thus he was backing India.