The incident took place before the game between Hobart Hurricanes and Perth Scorchers.
Bailey will take up his role as a selector alongside chairman Trevor Hohns and coach Justin Langer.
Bailey will kickstart his tenure from February 2020.
Bailey was in a contest with compatriot Michael Klinger for the post.
Many Twitter users came out with funny replies to George Bailey's batting stance.
Kumble will now give the presentation to the management on October 19 where the final decision on Ashwin's retention is also expected to be taken.
Among the shortlisted candidates, Hussey is definitely the most experienced with IPL.
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With their unorthodox batting stance, these players have also caught the eyes with their skills.
All these players have got a good track record at the international level.