BCCI’s Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) member Madan Lal says two new selectors will be in office by the time the nationwide workforce’s tour of New Zealand winds up early subsequent month. Former India cricketers Rudra Pratap Singh and Sulkashana Naik are the opposite two members of the CAC, which has been tasked to search out replacements for outgoing chairman of selectors MSK Prasad and his fellow panel member Gagan Khoda.
“We have received a list of 44 applicants and we should have the two selectors appointed by the end of New Zealand tour,” Lal stated, referring to the continued tour, which will end on March 5 after a two-Test collection beginning Friday.
The nationwide choice panel additionally contains Devang Gandhi, Jatin Paranjpe and Sarandeep Singh, all of who’ve another yr left in their tenure.
“Out of the applications, how many applicants we will call for the interview is not yet decided,” he added.
The candidates embody former India pacers Ajit Agarkar and Venkatesh Prasad amongst others.
“There are big names in the list but it is not about that. It is about best picking the right man for the job and that will be our focus. Also there is no word yet from BCCI on whether to continue with zonal policy or not,” Lal stated.
Laxman Sivaramakrishnan, Ameya Khurasia and Nayan Mongia are additionally amongst those that have utilized for the 2 positions in the panel.