Dravid’s new term will be decided after the Africa tour. Jai Shah said – only discussions have taken place, the contract has not been signed

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The tenure of Team India head coach Rahul Dravid and his support staff will be decided after the tour of South Africa. The Secretary of the Board of Control for Cricket in India, Jai Shah gave this information while talking to the media during the WPL auction in Mumbai.

Shah said the time between the World Cup and the South African tour was so short that despite offering an extension to Rahul Dravid and his team, their tenure would not be decided. This will be discussed after returning from South Africa. Currently, coach Rahul Dravid has gone to South Africa with the team.

BCCI Secretary Jay Shah and BCCI President Roger Binny participated in the WPL auction held in Mumbai on Saturday.

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BCCI Secretary Jay Shah and BCCI President Roger Binny participated in the WPL auction held in Mumbai on Saturday.

Dravid’s tenure ended after the World Cup
The tenure of Team India head coach Rahul Dravid and his support staff ended with the conclusion of the ODI World Cup. India reached the final of the ODI World Cup. He had to face defeat from Australia in the final. Apart from the final, India won all the matches in the league including the semi-finals.

Laxman was given the responsibility of the home series against Australia.
After the World Cup, VVS Laxman was given the responsibility of the head coach for the home series of 5 T-20 matches against Australia.

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The South African tour starts from 10th December
Dravid is set to begin his second stint with Team India during the South Africa tour starting December 10, which will feature two Tests as well as three ODIs and T20I matches. The first T-20 match will be played on Sunday.

After South Africa, series against England and Afghanistan
After the tour of South Africa, Team India has to play a three-match T20 match series at home against Afghanistan in January and then a home series against England. Includes five Test matches in England. This series will take place before the ICC T20 World Cup to be held in West Indies/USA in June.

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Hardik Pandya can play T20 series against Afghanistan

Pandya was injured in the ODI World Cup match against Bangladesh in Pune.

Pandya was injured in the ODI World Cup match against Bangladesh in Pune.

Jay Shah also gave an update regarding Hardik Pandya’s injury. He said that Pandya will be fit till the T20 series against Afghanistan. BCCI’s medical team is keeping an eye on his health. Pandya was injured in the ODI World Cup match against Bangladesh in Pune. The ligament in his left ankle tore while trying to stop his own ball. He missed the rest of the tournament due to injury.