Jason Gillespie considered applying for Indian cricket team's coaching job

Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri addressed the press before their departure to Sri Lanka

Arun was also the Hyderabad coach last season, and though the Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) officials are keen to extend his contract, the 54-year-old may have to let go of that job too, should he bag a BCCI contract.

"Other days where I wasn't so sure". "A head coach should have a comfort level".

Robin Singh was the fielding coach of the Indian team from 2007-2009, said that if he was the coach, then he would want people with whom "he is comfortable" with. "I don't even know what was going on, so I can't say anything", he added.

"The CoA has chose to grant Shastri his wish as it is no secret that the head coach will have to work with the bowling coach on a full-time basis and there should be clear communication and understanding between the two individuals. It's as simple as that".

Ravi Shastri was appointed the head coach of India's senior men's team on July 11, and at the time, Dravid and Khan were named as his consultants.

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Arun had earlier served as the national team's bowling coach during Shastri's stint as India team director during 2014-16.

This U-turn taken by the board, especially against two of best cricketers that India have produced, has drawn flak from all corners with the former CoA member, Ramchandra Guha, having gone to the extent of saying that Dravid and Khan were insulted by the BCCI. "A recommendation has been made and the CoA has to act on the recommendation which will be done only after consultation with the head coach".

Former Australian pacer Jason Gillespie has revealed that he "seriously considered" applying for the post of Team India head coach which has now been bagged by Ravi Shastri. And now, the appointment of the support staff is getting its share of undue controversy.

The COA, though, was not averse to use Dravid and Zaheer's inputs in some form or the other, and according to a Mumbai Mirrorreport, a member of the Supreme Court-appointed panel disclosed that the services of Zaheer and Dravid would be utilised for overseas tours, though Shastri will take a call on that. In selected as the bowling coach of the Indian cricket team, he will have to relinquish his positions both in the TNPL and IPL, as the new BCCI rules have been created to crack down on conflicts of interest.

First, there was drama and confusion over the selection of the head coach of the Indian cricket team.

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