Even as the press conference to announce the new head coach of the Indian cricket team was being delayed, Anil Kumble's name was doing the rounds as the man for the job and congratulatory messages has started. Once the name was confirmed by BCCI president Anurag Thakur, social media platforms have been flooded with congratulatory messages for the former spin great.
Congratulations! Anil Kumble, for your appointment as India cricket team's head coach. https://t.co/H41bYT4Bu4— CM of Karnataka (@CMofKarnataka) 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