July 11, 2017 / 5:39 PM / 12 days ago

Cricket-Shastri named India coach till 2019 World Cup

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MUMBAI, July 11 (Reuters) - Former all-rounder Ravi Shastri has been appointed India coach till the 2019 World Cup, the country's cricket board (BCCI) said on Tuesday.

The 55-year-old Shastri will replace former captain Anil Kumble, who stepped down as coach last month after falling out with captain Virat Kohli despite enjoying a successful run during his year in charge. (Reporting by Sudipto Ganguly; editing by Ed Osmond)

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