India Today – Lalchand Rajput (centre) has coached Afghanistan before this (PTI File Photo)

HIGHLIGHTSRajput was in charge of India when they won the World Twenty20 in 2007He also coached the Afghanistan team before thisHe will take over from Streak, who was sacked by ZC earlier
Former Afghanistan coach Lalchand Rajput has been announced as the interim coach of Zimbabwe on Thursday by Zimbabwe Cricket.

Summary

  • Lalchand Rajput (centre) has coached Afghanistan before this (PTI File Photo)HIGHLIGHTSRajput was in charge of India when they won the World Twenty20 in 2007He also coached the Afghanistan team before thisHe will take over from Streak, who was sacked by ZC earlierFormer Afghanistan coach Lalchand Rajput has been announced as the interim coach of Zimbabwe on Thursday by Zimbabwe Cricket.
  • Rajput was in charge of India when they lifted the inaugural World Twenty20 in 2007 and also had a successful spell with Afghanistan.
  • “The 56-year-old is expected to start work immediately ahead of the triangular Twenty20 international (T20I) series involving Zimbabwe, Australia and Pakistan in Harare in July,” said a press release from Zimbabwe Cricket.
  • ZC has named Lalchand Rajput as Zimbabwe’s interim head coach.
  • The 56-year-old former India cricketer is a highly qualified, vastly experienced and well-respected coach who was in charge when India won the inaugural ICC World Twenty20 in 2007.


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