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Asia Cup in UAE: VVS Laxman named India’s interim coach after Dravid tests positive for Covid

India will certainly start their Asia Mug protection with Sunday’s encounter arch-rivals Pakistan in the six-team Twenty20 competition

VVS Laxman will certainly take control of as India’s acting trainer for the Asia Mug after head trainer Rahul Dravid checked favorable for Covid-19, the nation’s cricket board (BCCI) claimed on Wednesday.

Laxman, that is likewise the head of cricket at the National Cricket Academy, had actually led the inferior side that defeated Zimbabwe in a three-match One-Day International collection this month.

Dravid checked favorable on Tuesday prior to the group’s separation to the UAE as well as will certainly join them as soon as he evaluates unfavorable as well as is gotten rid of by the BCCI clinical group.

” Laxman … will certainly look after the group’s prep work in the lack of Rahul Dravid, that checked favorable for Covid-19 prior to the group’s separation to the UAE,” BCCI assistant Jay Shah claimed in a declaration.

” Laxman has actually linked with the team in Dubai together with vice-captain KL Rahul, Deepak Hooda as well as Avesh Khan, that took a trip from Harare.”

India will certainly start their Asia Mug protection with Sunday’s encounter arch-rivals Pakistan in the six-team Twenty20 competition.

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