After 16 long years, an Indian coach has been chosen for Team India. Anil Kumble has been chosen by BCCI over Ravi Shastri despite not having any coaching experience.
Well, there are numerous reasons to support the choice and here they are. These facts about Anil Kumble are proof that Anil Kumble is the right choice for the coach position.
1. He is in the ICC Hall of Fame.
2. Absolutely dedicated to his passion.
3. Awarded the Padma Shri.
4. Learned and became what he is today.
5. Highest wicket taker.
6. Chairman of ICC.
7. 956 wickets over 18 years.
8. 400 test wickets.
9. The third-highest wicket taker.
10. Leading wicket taker in tests and ODIs.
11. Took 10 wickets in a test innings.
By now, I guess you must have understood why BCCI has chosen him to coach Team India!