Our Partner, USA Cricket, has announced that the former first-class Ranji Trophy and IPL player and coach, J Arunkumar, had been identified as the preferred candidate for the next Men’s Head Coach position.

USA Cricket has reached an agreement with him and he would take up the role and be permanently based in the United States as and when his working visa has been obtained.

J Arunkumar has won Ranji Trophy titles with Karnataka both as player and coach. He has also coached Hyderabad and Puducherry, apart from coaching teams to titles in the T20 leagues in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. He was also the batting coach at Kings XI Punjab for the 2017 IPL season.