I will do my best as a member of the CAC: RP Singh

NEW DELHI: former Indian brand Rudra Pratap Singh on Saturday he thanked the BCCI to name him as a member of the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) and said he will do his best in his new role.

Singh along with Madan Lal & Sulkashana Naik were on Friday appointed members of the CAC by the BCCI.

"Thank you @ BCCI , @JayShah & my former Captain @SGanguly99 for this new responsibility. As a player, I have always tried to give my best & the same will be my motto as a CAC member. Also thanks to all my fans for their warm wishes," Singh wrote on his twitter handle.

Initially, Gautam Gambhir He was going to be one of the members of the CAC, but finally he was not considered, since he is a member of Parliament in service, giving way to Singh.

The 34-year-old man Uttar Pradesh is the youngest CAC member. Lal is 68 & Naik is 41.

The immediate task of the CAC will be to choose replacements for outgoing selectors MSK Prasad & Gagan Khoda .

The CAC, which is also supposed to pick the head coaches for the national teams, was not in existence ever since Kapil Dev, Anshuman Gaekwad & Shantha Rangaswamy stepped down in October last year after conflict of interest allegations were levelled against them.