VVS Laxman named India’s interim coach for Asia Cup

VVS Laxman will take over as India’s interim coach for the Asia Cup after head coach Rahul Dravid tested positive for COVID-19, the country’s cricket board (BCCI) said on Wednesday. Laxman, who is also the head of cricket at the National Cricket Academy, had led the second-string side that beat Zimbabwe in a three-match one-day international series this month.