India – Former Indian captain Kapil Dev on Friday, expressed his displeasure in the manner Committee of Administrators member Diana Edulji tried to stall WV Raman’s appointment as the coach of the Indian women’s team.

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  • Former Indian captain Kapil Dev on Friday, expressed his displeasure in the manner Committee of Administrators member Diana Edulji tried to stall WV Raman’s appointment as the coach of the Indian women’s team.
  • A committee headed by Kapil Dev along with Shantha Rangaswamy and Anshuman Gaekwad interviewed a host of candidates including World Cup winning India coach Gary Kirsten and Venkatesh Prasad before zeroing in on former opener Raman.
  • Someone might have his or her personal likes or dislikes but that is not above the interest of the national women’s team,” the 1983 World Cup-winning captain told PTI without taking Edulji’s name.
  • The owner of 434 Test wickets said that it was a “very positive” sign that big names wanted to work with the women’s team.
  • If anyone has a problem with these names, then he/she doesn’t have the best interest of Indian cricket in mind,” said Kapil.


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