The news came just a few days after Virat Kohli announced that he will step down as India's T20 captain after T20 World Cup.
Ravi Shastri had a successful tenure as head coach of Team India. During his stint, India became the No. 1 Test team and won in Australia and England.
Rohit Sharma not only has the experience as a leader but also the numbers to back him since he has led Mumbai Indians to a record five IPL titles.
Virat Kohli will continue to lead in ODIs and Tests; Rohit Sharma's IPL captaincy record may help him win Kolhi's spot
Till date, Pakistan have never beaten India in ODI or T20 World Cup games. In fact, they have also failed to beat India in practice games.
Australia are grouped against defending champions West Indies, top-ranked England and South Africa in a tough group in the T20 World Cup Super 12 stage.
Virat Kohli is yet to win an ICC Trophy while Rohit Sharma is IPL's most successful captain with Mumbai Indians leading them to five titles.
Chris Woakes pulled out of the Indian Premier League along with England compatriots Jonny Bairstow (Sunrisers Hyderabad) and Dawid Malan (Punjab Kings).
Indian cricket may soon witness split captaincy with Rohit Sharma taking charge of limited-overs formats as BCCI mulls change in leadership.
The fifth Test between India and England at Old Trafford was cancelled after Virat Kohli refused to field his team apprehending more cases during the incubation period.
After the Taliban banned women from playing cricket, Paine had said it's hard to see Afghanistan being allowed to play in ICC events.
Catch cricket scores of the second T20 International match between Sri Lanka and South Africa. Proteas won by nine wickets.
Check match and telecast details of the first T20 International match between Sri Lanka and South Africa. Proteas lead the three-match series 1-0.
Sri Lanka begin their campaign on 18 October against Namibia in the First Round qualifier. Group A also has Ireland and the Netherlands.
Ramiz will replace Ehsan Mani, who completed his three-year tenure at the office last month
To remain fit for the IPL and then the T20 World Cup was more important for a tiring Indian team, said the former Kolkata Knight Riders captain on British TV
The two-time World Cup-winning Indian captain retired from international cricket last year on Independence Day
Rashid stepped down from the role on Thursday saying that his opinion was not sought before finalising the team for the T20 World Cup
In this file image, Punjab Cabinet Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs Charanjit Singh Channi addresses the foundation stone laying ceremony of a memorial for those killed in Jallianwala Bagh massacre, at Anand...PTI Photo
Congress supporters outside Governor's residence after Charanjit Singh Channi, was announced as the next CM of Punjab, in Chandigarh.PTI Photo
Former union minister and sitting MP Babul Supriyo during interaction with media, in the presence of TMC Rajyasabha MP Derek O'Brien (R) and TMC leader Saugata Roy (L) at a city hotel in Kolkata.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath being garlanded on his visit to Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University in Ayodhya.11
The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) team at Mandapam have seized two tonnes of banned sea cucumber.PTI Photo
India is poised to become a global education hub with the government introducing major policy changes
Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top 50 State Private Universities in 2021 will help students make an informed choice.
Jain to Patidar. Was caste a decisive factor in the BJP’s choice for CM during the recent change of guard in Gujarat?
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates
We can do anything with the Cloud. Buy and sell, eat, cook, get our clothes, houses, cars, watch movies, read books, listen to music, talk, write, communicate, ask, create, teach, learn, heal…. Schools must prepare children for this world.