That indeed did happen as we continued winning series with great regularity. But the tensions simmered and soon came to the top.
Kumble was criticized for his headmaster type approach treating cricket players like school kids. Many players did complain to the management.
But when Kohli expressed his displeasure, Kumble's days were numbered. The only sad part was that it all ended with a humiliating defeat at the hands of arch nemesis Pakistan in the final of the ICC Champions Trophy.
Source Author: Sunil Rajguru
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