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Robin Singh Stands By Shastri, Says Coach Should Pick Support Staff

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| July 17 , 2017 , 15:19 IST

Robin Singh the former Indian cricketer has come out in support of Shastri as he feels that any head coach should be allowed to pick his support staff.

Robin Singh was the fielding coach of the Indian team from 2007-2009, said that if he was the coach, then he would want people with whom "he is comfortable" with.

"Let me put it like this I like to work with people who I know. I don't like to work with people who I don't know. It's really a comfort level that you need to have. You have to work with people with whom you have an understanding and who you think can execute," Robin, said during an interview.

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When asked whether the BCCI has handled the selection of the head coach in a proper manner, Robin said: "I'm in no position to answer that." Robin also didn't want to comment on the Virat Kohli-Anil Kumble showdown stating that he wasn't aware of what was going on. "I never ever comment on what's done," said Robin.