Anil Kumble is considered the greatest match winner in Indian cricket history. In 2016, Kumble was appointed as the head coach of Team India. However, Kumble resigned as head coach in 2017 due to differences with Virat Kohli. Anil Kumble has talked about the time spent with the Indian team as the head coach. Kumble has said that his term could have ended in a better way.
There were reports that things are not going well between the two for a long time, but Kohli denied such things during the Champions Trophy. In the final of this tournament, India lost to Pakistan and after that Kumble resigned from his post.
Kumble has said that after retirement, he felt very good by being part of the dressing room again. Kumble said that he does not regret anything, but also said that the end of his term could have been better.
Kumble has the record for most wickets
Kumble said,” I was quite happy that I took up that responsibility. The one year I spent with the team was fantastic. It was fantastic to play with great players and to be part of the dressing room of the Indian team once again. “
The former captain said,” We did very well in that one year. I was quite happy that some contribution was made and I have no regrets. I was happy even after moving from there. I know the ending could have been better but okay. “
Kumble has played 132 Test matches and 271 ODIs for India, taking 619 and 337 wickets respectively. He is the highest wicket-taker for India in Tests, while in the world, he is third in the list of bowlers taking the most wickets in Tests.