‘Jumbo news for Team India’: Twitter on Anil Kumble’s appointment as head coach
The Board of Control For Cricket In India (BCCI) announced on Thursday that former India skipper Anil Kumble will be the head coach of the Indian cricket team for a period of one year.cricket Updated: Jun 24, 2016 10:04 IST
The Board of Control For Cricket In India (BCCI) announced on Thursday that former India skipper Anil Kumble will be the head coach of the Indian cricket team for a period of one year.
The leg spinner was a legend of the game and he currently holds the record of being the highest Indian wicket-taker in both Tests and One Day Internationals, with 956 scalps.
The appointment was met with a lot of enthusiasm by cricketers and cricket experts from all around the world on Twitter and here’s a look at some of the tweets:
Heartiest welcome to @anilkumble1074 Sir. Look forward to your tenure with us. Great things in store for Indian Cricket with you 😊— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) June 23, 2016
Anil Kumble is an outstanding choice as coach of India. The expectations from him will be huge.— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) June 23, 2016
Anil Kumble the new Indian coach. Wonderful news for a great man! Best wishes, buddy! 🏏— KP (@KP24) June 23, 2016
Jumbo news 4Team India.Congrats @anilkumble1074— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) June 23, 2016
To have a coach who cud play wid broken jaw wud be an inspiration fr guys in dressing room.
Congrats @anilkumble1074 bhai on your appointment as head coach of Team India. I am sure you will excel in the new role. All the best!— Manoj Tiwary (@tiwarymanoj) June 23, 2016
Kumbles congrats Son!Well deserved honour!Am glad fr Indn Crkt-Gud job BCCI-wish Kumble was given 2/3 yrs 'cos his precision demands that..!— Bishan Bedi (@BishanBedi) June 23, 2016
First Published: Jun 24, 2016 09:53 IST