Shav Pant has been made the new captain of the Delhi capital after a shoulder injury sustained by Shreyas Iyer.
Habshav Pant, who captained the Delhi Capital team in the fourth season of the Indian Premier League after the injury of permanent captain Shreyas Iyer, said he would consult senior players like Ravichandran Ashwin, Shikhar Dhawan and Ajinkya Rahane. He believes that nothing has changed for him since he became the captain because he has come to help in fielding as a wicketkeeper. Read more – I started to put pressure on myself after getting huge amount of money in IPL auction: Jay Richardson
“I am talking to Shikhar Dhawan, Ravichandran Ashwin and Ajinkya Rahani about setting the ground and making strategic decisions with the team,” Pant said before the match against Chennai Super Kings. I’m talking to Ricky and our bowling coach James Hopes. We have a good mix of seniors and juniors in our team and I think with the help of Ricky we can do something different this year. ‘ Read more – MI vs RCB Live Cricket Score IPL 2021: RCB captain Virat Kohli wins toss, decides to bowl
“I don’t think this is my first match as captain in the IPL,” Pant said. I want to give my 100 percent by keeping things simple. As a wicketkeeper you have a good idea of fielding and being a captain, I can make a difference now. ” Read more – IPL 2021: DC coach Ricky Ponting selects 7 players who can do amazing things in 14th edition
Ponting, meanwhile, said teams like Chennai always face a tough challenge and they expect the right attitude from each of their players.
“Although our team is a bit different, we hope to do well as a group as well and get better results,” Ponting said. The match against Chennai Super Kings is just like a match for us. We have to play with the right attitude and perform better. ”