Shastri once again the team's first choice: Sources
"In 2017, he was the team's first choice. In 2019, he's once again the team's first choice. Virat didn't even mince words when asked about this the other day," a close BCCI source was quoted as saying to Times of India.
For the fielding coach, R Sridhar is also the front-runner for now to retain the spot. However, South Africa's legendary fielder Jonty Rhodes has applied for the role, which could mean Sridhar could face a tough competition.