Sulakshan Kulkarni was the coach of Mumbai group that received the Ranji Trophy within the 2012-13 season (TOI Photograph)
MUMBAI: Former Mumbai wicketkeeper Sulakshan Kulkarni has utilized to be the coach of the India ladies’s group. The final date to use for the publish was April 26.
Mumbai had received the Ranji Trophy with Kulkarni because the coach within the 2012-13 season, apart from reaching the semifinals in 2011-12 and the quarters within the 2013-14 season throughout his three-year stint. He has coached Vidarbha and Chhatisgarh too.
The 54-year-old was the coach of India’s specially-abled cricket group that received the inaugural T20 Bodily Incapacity World Cricket Collection in 2019.
Kulkarni must compete with former India opener WV Raman, who has re-applied for the job, whereas former chief of the choice committee Hemlata Kala, Mamatha Maben, Suman Sharma, Nooshin Al Khadeer and Jaya Sharma have additionally thrown their hat within the ring.
On April 14, the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) had invited functions for the top coach’s function after Raman’s contract expired final October. The previous India cricketer, nonetheless, was requested to proceed until the not too long ago concluded dwelling collection towards South Africa.
“Having coached so many groups efficiently, I am assured that I’ll take the Indian ladies’s cricket group ahead,” Kulkarni, who has simply recovered from extreme Covid an infection that compelled him to be hospitalised, stated.
Within the commercial, the BCCI had acknowledged that the top coach must work with the ladies’s nationwide group, Ladies’s India A and Ladies’s India U-19 groups. The India ladies’s group is meant to journey to England in June for one-off Take a look at and three T20Is and ODIs.
The top coach shall be picked by the BCCI’s Cricket Advisory Committee, which is headed by Madan Lal and consists of two different members in RP Singh and Sulakshana Naik. The interview course of is anticipated to be held on-line quickly.