"The board is anticipating receiving these recommendations in the coming weeks, with a view to making appointments ahead of the ODI Tour to the UK. "Once these appointments have been endorsed and finalised, announcements can then be made." Australia tour England in June for five one-day internationals and a one-off Twenty20 fixture. CA were forced to issue a statement earlier this week denying media reports that former opening batsman Justin Langer had already been appointed as coach.
Cricket Australia has confirmed that a decision on who will replace Darren Lehmann as coach of the national men’s team will be finalised "in coming weeks" https://t.co/4Dnjm42YC6 pic.twitter.com/9BSIGK5OOoApril 20, 2018
Top-order batsman Aaron Finch, who led the Twenty20 side before giving way to Smith after CA consolidated the role for all three formats, has already said he would happily take on the captaincy of the limited overs side if asked.
Will Justin Langer be Australia's new coach?https://t.co/Bo5Qejd9wf— ESPNcricinfo (@ESPNcricinfo) April 18, 2018