New Indian Express – MUMBAI: Former India off-spinner Ramesh Powar has been appointed the interim coach of the national women’s cricket team until the BCCI finds a suitable replacement for Tushar Arothe.

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  • MUMBAI: Former India off-spinner Ramesh Powar has been appointed the interim coach of the national women’s cricket team until the BCCI finds a suitable replacement for Tushar Arothe.
  • Powar will oversee the women’s team camp which begins in Bengaluru from July 25.
  • “I am happy with the responsibility given and I will try my best to take them (women’s team) ahead,” Powar told PTI.
  • Only last week, Mumbai wicket-keeper and batsman Vinayak Samant pipped Powar to become coach the senior Mumbai team.
  • Powar had quit as the spin bowling coach of the MCA run cricket academy mid-way in February this year and had gone to Australia to train young spinners.


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