Indian Express – By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi |

Published:August 21, 2017 12:59 Lalchand Rajput was coach of Afghanistan since June.

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  • 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.


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