Earlier, there were reports that he will apply for the post only after he was assured of getting the job -- to which Shastri rubbished the claims.
“We all thought he would join the team before the second ODI on June 25 at Port of Spain.”
A BCCI official says it has been given to understand that Kohli had the veto power on the coach issue which pushed Kumble out of the team.
The veteran cricketer said if any of the players are complaining, those players are the ones who should be left out of the team.
Many Pakistani supporters mocked the Indian captain Virat Kohli along with a few other players, who didn’t respond to the comments.
Champions Trophy 2017
June 19, 2017
The 28-year-old's address after his side's 180-run loss was even praised by the cricketing community. Many netizens described him as a gentleman.
India captain gives credit to Pakistan for their ‘magnificent turnaround’
Bangladesh captain also wished India, Pakistan well for the Champions Trophy final
In-form Dhawan & Rohit cross 300-run aggregates as India set-up final with Pakistan
June 14, 2017
Ronaldo becomes the latest high-profile footballer to run afoul of Spain's tax man.
She, thus, became the first ever Lativian to become a Grand Slam winner.
The trio informed BCCI CEO Rahul Johri that they “don’t want their services to be honorary”.
Nadal needed just two hours and five minutes to beat Wawrinka.
Team owes win to Dhawan, Kohli and bowlers, to face Bangladesh on Thursday
Nadal, using brute power, tamed Austrian Dominic Thiem 6-3, 6-4, 6-0 to enter his 10th final