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Kapil told me ‘Rahul don’t commit to anything now’: Dravid explains how he became India A coach

  • 18 Jul 2020 19:35:35

"After I completed the process of (playing), there were many choices and I didn't know what to do. It was Kapil Dev who offered me this guidance really when I was arriving at the finish of my profession," Dravid revealed to India ladies' group mentor WV Raman on his Youtube channel 'Back to front'.

Batting incredible Rahul Dravid says unbelievable all-rounder Kapil Dev's recommendation helped him to investigate alternatives after his retirement before in the end taking up the instructing occupation of India An and Under-19 sides.

Dravid said he was likewise "somewhat blessed" that at the back finish of his vocation, he was at that point in a commander cum-mentor job of IPL side Rajasthan Royals.

"After I completed the process of (playing), there were many choices and I didn't know what to do. It was Kapil Dev who offered me this guidance really when I was reaching the finish of my vocation," Dravid revealed to India ladies' group mentor WV Raman on his Youtube channel 'Back to front'.

"I chanced upon him some place and he said 'Rahul, don't focus on doing anything immediately, go out and put in a couple of years simply investigating and doing various things and see what you truly like'. I thought it was solid counsel." The previous skipper said at first he enjoyed doing critique, yet later found "a little separate" from the game.

"...the thing that gave me the most fulfillment was truly being engaged with the game and being associated with the young men. I truly preferred the training side of things and I got kind of associated with that whenever the open door came up to do some instructing with India An and Under-19," Dravid said.