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Ravi Shastri, Sandeep Patil among 57 applicants for post of India coach​: BCCI

Ravi Shastri, Sandeep Patil among 57 applicants for post of India coach​: BCCI

Apart from Shastri and Patil, some of the other former India players who have applied for the top job are Venkatesh Prasad, Balwinder Singh Sandhu and Hrishikesh Kanitkar.

BCCI seeking 'Hindi speaking' head coach for Indian cricket team

BCCI seeking 'Hindi speaking' head coach for Indian cricket team

The board has also set a list of criterion which the applicants must fulfill before applying for the top coach job.

Coach appointment will take another couple of months: Sourav Ganguly

Coach appointment will take another couple of months: Sourav Ganguly

The Indian team is unlikely to get a new coach anytime soon with the BCCI's Cricket Advisory Committee member Sourav Ganguly today saying it will take another couple of months to find a suitable candidate for the high-profile position.

We shouldn't be too keen on packing off MS Dhoni: Farokh Engineer

We shouldn't be too keen on packing off MS Dhoni: Farokh Engineer

Farokh Engineer reckons MS Dhoni has served India well so far and shouldn't be written off yet.

Gary Kirsten approached by BCCI for a second stint as head coach: Report

Gary Kirsten approached by BCCI for a second stint as head coach: Report

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) approached former South African cricketer Gary Kirsten for a second stint as head coach of Team India.

Sunil Gavaskar praises Ravi Shastri; recalls work ethic under Duncan Fletcher 'abysmal'

Sunil Gavaskar praises Ravi Shastri; recalls work ethic under Duncan Fletcher 'abysmal'

Criticising Duncan Fletcher's coaching reign between 2011-15, former India captain Sunil Gavaskar on Tuesday said that work ethic during the Zimbabwean's tenure was "pretty abysmal" as players reported late in practice sessions.

Chetan Sharma espouses two-coach norm for Indian cricket team

Chetan Sharma espouses two-coach norm for Indian cricket team

Amidst speculation that two coaches will be named for the Indian cricket team, former India fast bowler Chetan Sharma said he espoused the idea, adding that both should function under current team director Ravi Shastri.

No communication gap between myself and Jagmohan Dalmiya: Anurag Thakur

No communication gap between myself and Jagmohan Dalmiya: Anurag Thakur

BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur on Saturday sought to play down the health issues of president Jagmohan Dalmiya stating that rumours of communication gap between him and the veteran administrator is a figment of imagination.

No aspirations to be India coach at the moment: Rahul Dravid

No aspirations to be India coach at the moment: Rahul Dravid

Former captain Rahul Dravid on Wednesday emphatically ruled out the notion that he was interested in taking up the India coaching job after Duncan Fletcher's departure.

Willing to take up added responsibility as coach: Ravi Shastri

Willing to take up added responsibility as coach: Ravi Shastri

Asserting that the Indian cricket team does not require "more coaches" than what it already has right now, Director Ravi Shastri on Sunday said he might just be there "longer" than expected.

Rahul Dravid appointed India A, Under-19 cricket coach: BCCI

Rahul Dravid appointed India A, Under-19 cricket coach: BCCI

The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Saturday stated that Rahul Dravid has agreed to coach India A and under-19 teams.

Ravi Shastri to continue as Indian Team Director for Bangla tour

Ravi Shastri to continue as Indian Team Director for Bangla tour

 Former captain Ravi Shastri was on Tuesday retained as Director of the Indian cricket team for the tour of Bangladesh starting June 10 as the BCCI continued its search for a new permanent coach to succeed Duncan Fletcher.

Indian team needs a mentor more than a coach: Sunil Gavaskar

Indian team needs a mentor more than a coach: Sunil Gavaskar

Even as the Cricket Board is looking to finalise Team India coach after the departure of Duncan Fletcher, former captain Sunil Gavaskar on Friday said that the team required a mentor rather than a coach.

Sourav Ganguly would do a great job as India coach: Brett Lee

Sourav Ganguly would do a great job as India coach: Brett Lee

Former Australia fast bowler Brett Lee on Tuesday said former India skipper Sourav Ganguly would do "a great job" if made India’s new head coach.

Sourav Ganguly to be BCCI adviser soon, claim reports

Sourav Ganguly to be BCCI adviser soon, claim reports

According to reports the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) chief Jagmohan Dalmiya will appoint former India cricketer Sourav Ganguly as one of the advisers of the board soon.

BCCI in process of finalising Team India coach: Anurag Thakur

BCCI in process of finalising Team India coach: Anurag Thakur

BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur on Wednesday told reporters that the board was in the process of finalising Team India's next coach.

Justin Langer's name doing rounds for next Team India coach's job

Justin Langer's name doing rounds for next Team India coach's job

Former Australia opener Justin Langer has suddenly cropped up as one of the possible candidates for Indian cricket team's chief coach's job, a position that is lying vacant after Zimbabwean Duncan Fletcher completed his tenure at the end of the World Cup.

Wasim Akram, Dilip Vengsarkar bat for home-grown coach for Indian team

Wasim Akram, Dilip Vengsarkar bat for home-grown coach for Indian team

With the Indian cricket team currently looking for a coach, Pakistani pace legend Wasim Akram and former India skipper Dilip Vengsarkar batted for a home grown expert for the job, citing their knowledge about domestic cricketers on Tuesday.

Sourav Ganguly to replace Duncan Fletcher as next Team India coach: Report

Sourav Ganguly to replace Duncan Fletcher as next Team India coach: Report

Former Indian cricketer Sourav Ganguly is likely to replace Duncan Fletcher as the next coach of the Indian cricket team, according to reports.

N Srinivasan to represent BCCI in ICC till September 2015, says Anurag Thakur

N Srinivasan to represent BCCI in ICC till September 2015, says Anurag Thakur

BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur on Thursday said former president N Srinivasan will continue as the ICC chairman till September after which the Board will chalk a way forward at its Annual General Meeting.