Sachin Tendulkar Was Disappointed by Kapil Dev as Coach, Says Book

Sachin Tendulkar had high expectations from Kapil Dev but was disappointed that he did not involve himself in team strategy discussions. Kapil was coach of India from November 1999 to January 2000.

Updated: November 06, 2014 19:54 IST
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Kapil Dev took over as coach of the Indian team in late 1999.


Mumbai: One of the finest Indian all-rounders of all time, Kapil Dev was a "disappointment" when it came to coaching, reveals batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar in his just-released autobiography 'Playing It My Way'. ('Felt Humiliated After Being Sacked as Captain')

Tendulkar has claimed that he was left disappointed by Kapil during one of the Australia tours since the coach never involved himself in strategic discussions. (Multan Declaration Hurt Sachin)

In the chapter - Tumultuous Times: India in Australia, November 1999-January 2000 - Tendulkar has written that he had high expectations from Kapil. (Top 10 Quotes from the Book)

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