Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Habshav Pant will captain the Delhi Capital in the upcoming Indian Premier League season.
Mohammad Kaif, a former Indian cricketer and assistant coach of IPL franchise Delhi Capitals, has said that Shav Pant’s game will reach a higher level after taking over the captaincy. Read more – IPL 2021: This time Gautam Gambhir wanted Econ Morgan for Magic KKR
On Tuesday, Delhi appointed Pant as the team’s new captain for the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League. In fact, Delhi’s permanent captain Shreyas Iyer was injured during the ODI series against England. After which he will have to undergo shoulder surgery and will not be able to be a part of the 14th IPL season. Read more – Hav Shabh Pant was declared the best batsman to play for the first time: Billings
“We wish Captain Shreyas Iyer, who brought us to the IPL final, a speedy recovery. Congratulations to Pant Shav Pant, our supernatural tycoon from Delhi. I am sure the captaincy will take his game to another level,” Kaif tweeted. Read more – Umpires to be part of DRS, third umpire to test short runs: ICC
– Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) April 2, 2021
“I grew up in Delhi and my IPL journey started six years ago,” said wicketkeeper-batsman Pant. One day leading this team is a dream that I have always dreamed of. And today, when this dream comes true, I feel honored. “
He added, “I am grateful to everyone, especially the team owners who were grateful that I deserved this role.” With this great coaching staff and many senior players, I am happy to do my best for the capitals of Delhi. “