Indian Express – By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi |
Published:August 21, 2017 12:59 Lalchand Rajput was coach of Afghanistan since June.
- By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Published:August 21, 2017 12:59 Lalchand Rajput was coach of Afghanistan since June.
- Former India batsman and coach of the Afghanistan cricket team Lalchand Rajput will not get a contract extension, according to the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB).
- Rajput was hired as the coach of the team in une last year after former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq stepped down as coach.
- Under coach Rajput, Afghanistan have had huge success including attaining a full-membership from International Cricket Council which allows them to play Test cricket.
- In one-day internationals and T20 internationals, Afghanistan won six out of their 10 series under Rajput including wins over Ireland and Zimbabwe.