3 former cricketers from India who are now international cricket coaches
India is currently the biggest powerhouse in the game of cricket. Hence, it is not a surprise that not just players, but even coaches from the country are in demand. On that note, in this article, we take a look at four former cricketers from India who are now international cricket coaches.
1) Rahul Dravid - India
Rahul Dravid is one of the former cricketers from India who are now international cricket coaches. After the 2021 T20 World Cup, Rahul Dravid took over Ravi Shastri as the Head Coach of Team India. Having delivered trophies in the U19 set-up, Dravid's main assignment will be the two ICC trophies, one in 2022 and the big one at home in 2023. He will also have the challenge of handling the transition of the squad into a new era.
2) Robin Singh - United Arab Emirates
In 2020, Robin Singh was appointed as the Head Coach of the UAE cricket team. He has had his issues but with the UAE T20 League about to start soon, Robin Singh will have a lot of talent to manage. It will help him in preparing the squad for bigger challenges in the future.
3) J Arunkumar - The United States of America
J Arunkumar is also one of the former cricketers from India who are now international cricket coaches. For the past few years, the Karnataka-born cricketer has been the Head Coach of the USA Cricket Team. Interestingly, J Arunkumar never played for India but had played three games in the IPL for Royal Challengers Bangalore. The 2024 T20 World Cup will happen in USA and West Indies. The USA will take part in the event and all the focus is currently on this tournament.