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India's Tour of Sri Lanka 2017: A look at Men in Blue's past five visits to the island country

Team India start off their campaign with the first Test starting at July 26.

BCCI to pick Indian cricket team's new manager from 13 shortlisted names: Acting president CK Khanna

BCCI to pick Indian cricket team's new manager from 13 shortlisted names: Acting president CK Khanna

The board also wanted a candidate below the age of 60 years with the ability to withstand the rigours of the international cricket schedule of the team.

From the days of John Wright to the era of Ravi Shastri, here’s how salaries of Indian coaches consistently rose

From the days of John Wright to the era of Ravi Shastri, here’s how salaries of Indian coaches consistently rose

It must be noted that these salaries are only as per media reports and not necessarily the official figures given out as news by the BCCI.

India's tour of Sri Lanka: Complete list of schedule, fixtures, timings, squads and venue

India's tour of Sri Lanka: Complete list of schedule, fixtures, timings, squads and venue

The two teams will lock horns in an one-off T20 International which will be played at the Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on September 6.

'Ravi Shastris, Anil Kumbles will come and go': Chief coach sends out clear message as second stint begins

'Ravi Shastris, Anil Kumbles will come and go': Chief coach sends out clear message as second stint begins

Ravi Shastri, who was snubbed for the top job by the cricket advisory committee last year, also made it clear that he wasn't carrying any baggage from the past.

Roger Federer's love for cow leaves Virender Sehwag impressed, fans laughing

Roger Federer's love for cow leaves Virender Sehwag impressed, fans laughing

Sehwag spent his holiday in Canada after his application to become India's next head coach failed to impress the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) comprising Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and VVS Lamxan. The committee was given the responsibility to hire Anil Kumble's replacement.

India's tour of Sri Lanka: Virat Kohli & Co share amazing in-flight photos — See Pics!

India's tour of Sri Lanka: Virat Kohli & Co share amazing in-flight photos — See Pics!

It will be the first series after the return of Ravi Shastri at the helm of things, as new head coach of India.

Unmissable quotes from Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri joint press conference

Unmissable quotes from Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri joint press conference

Hours before Indian team's departure for Sri Lanka, two protagonists — skipper Virat Kohli and new head coach Ravi Shastri — sat together for the first time after the first hint of a rift between captain and coach had emerged ahead of the ICC Champions Trophy. The duo, if we may, indeed heralded a new beginning for Indian cricket.

'Matured' Ravi Shastri assures to maintain 'fabric of Indian cricket team'

'Matured' Ravi Shastri assures to maintain 'fabric of Indian cricket team'

The whole process, from Kumble's resignation to the confirmation of Shastri and Arun's arrival, has indeed been one testing time for Indian cricket, and for all the stakeholders.

Ravi Shastri throws weight behind bowling coach Bharat Arun, says his coaching record speaks for itself

Ravi Shastri throws weight behind bowling coach Bharat Arun, says his coaching record speaks for itself

The Mumbai veteran lauded Arun's key role behind the success of Indian bowlers in 2015 World Cup, where they made it to the semi-finals.

Virat Kohli says working with Ravi Shastri will be effortless

Virat Kohli says working with Ravi Shastri will be effortless

It has been a long saga as far as the appointment of the cricket coach is concerned. Finally the captain got his wish granted and Shastri came back to the helm after being the director of the team from 2014 to 2016.

Ravi Shastris and Anil Kumbles will come and go, it is the team that deserves the credit: India head coach

Ravi Shastris and Anil Kumbles will come and go, it is the team that deserves the credit: India head coach

Ravi Shastri not only bagged the top job, but also roped in Bharat Arun and Sanjay Bangar - two men who were a part of the support staff during his tenure as the Team Director - as bowling coach and assistant coach respectively.

Ravi Shastri, new chief coach of Team India, pitches for Sachin Tendulkar as consultant for overseas tours

Ravi Shastri, new chief coach of Team India, pitches for Sachin Tendulkar as consultant for overseas tours

Tendulkar, who started a player for Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League, is now a part of the coaching staff and also one of the members of Cricket Advisory Committee.

Ravi Shastri, new chief coach of Indian team, to get upto Rs 8 crore per annum by BCCI as salary

Ravi Shastri, new chief coach of Indian team, to get upto Rs 8 crore per annum by BCCI as salary

The three other coaches -- Bharat Arun, R Sridhar and Sanjay Bangar are expected to be bracketed between Rs 2 and 3 crore taking into account that they need to be compensated for foregoing their IPL contracts.

Ravi Shastri gets Bharat Arun as bowling coach, Sourav Ganguly refuses to comment on controversial appointment

Ravi Shastri gets Bharat Arun as bowling coach, Sourav Ganguly refuses to comment on controversial appointment

Shastri said that he will welcome 'invaluable' opinions from both Zaheer Khan and Rahul Dravid.

Mission 2019 ICC World Cup: Here's a look at Ravi Shastri-led Team India's complete coaching staff!

Mission 2019 ICC World Cup: Here's a look at Ravi Shastri-led Team India's complete coaching staff!

Speaking at a press-conference in Mumbai, acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhury announced the entire list of the support staff members of the Indian squad.

Virender Sehwag refuses to comment about Team India head coach snub

Virender Sehwag refuses to comment about Team India head coach snub

Some of the athletes whom Sehwag interviewed for the show are wrestler Sakshi Malik and rower Dattu Bhokanal.

Zaheer Khan and Rahul Dravid are two fantastic cricketers, their inputs will be invaluable for team: Ravi Shastri

Zaheer Khan and Rahul Dravid are two fantastic cricketers, their inputs will be invaluable for team: Ravi Shastri

The four-member panel comprising Committee of Administrators (CoA) member Diana Edulji, CEO Rahul Johri, acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary and acting president CK Khanna, who met in Mumbai, announced Team India's support staff members. Sanjay Bangar remains as the Assistant Coach and R Sridhar as the fielding coach.

Who is Bharat Arun? Why was Ravi Shastri so keen to appoint him as bowling coach over Zaheer Khan?

Who is Bharat Arun? Why was Ravi Shastri so keen to appoint him as bowling coach over Zaheer Khan?

He was named as the bowling coach of India's national cricket team in 2014-16, while Shastri was incharge as team director.

BCCI appoints Bharat Arun as bowling coach, Sanjay Bangar to continue as assistant coach

BCCI appoints Bharat Arun as bowling coach, Sanjay Bangar to continue as assistant coach

Putting an end to all speculations, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Tuesday, announced Bharat Arun as the new bowling coach of Team India.