Former all-rounder Ravi Shastri has been appointed India coach until the 2019 World Cup, BCCI said in a statement on Tuesday.

The 55-year-old Shastri will replace former captain Anil Kumble, who stepped down as coach last month after falling out with captain Virat Kohli despite enjoying a successful run during his year in charge.

Here's how Twitter reacted to his appointment as Team India coach.

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