Terrific wicketkeeper-hitter Rishabh Pant is probably going to proceed as Delhi Capitals’ captain in front of Shreyas Iyer for the rest of IPL 2021.
The 23-year-old drove Delhi Capitals in the first 50% of IPL 2021 in Quite a while after ordinary commander Shreyas Iyer was precluded, having harmed his shoulder during the restricted overs series against England at home.
With Shreyas Iyer currently fit, fans are contemplating whether he will lead the side or on the other hand if Pant would proceed as DC skipper. As indicated by sources, Pant will skipper the establishment in the UAE leg of IPL 2021 also. A source said to sportskeeda.
“While it is great news that Shreyas Iyer is fit again and ready to get back to action, it is understood that the DC management want to give him more time to recover. As a result, Pant will continue as captain, but only for the second half of IPL 2021.”
Under Pant’s authority, DC finished the India leg of IPL 2021 at the highest point of the focuses table, winning six of their eight matches. The DC players, notwithstanding those with worldwide tasks, arrived at the UAE a couple of days back and have started preparing subsequent to finishing their isolate.
Having recuperated totally from a shoulder injury, Shreyas Iyer on Sunday said he was anticipating getting back on the cricket field. The 26-year-old conceded managing the shoulder injury and the ensuing recovery time frame was extreme. The center request batsman disclosed to Sports Today:
“Currently, I am feeling amazing, the journey was awesome, to be honest. I never hesitated for a while but right after the injury, I was sulking a bit and I didn’t know exactly what to do. I went into the dressing room and cried and it took me a while to digest it but yeah, at the end of the day, you need to go through all of it.” Stated by Shreyas Iyer.
“It’s a setback and you just have to push and come back strong. When I realised, I had to go under the knife, it was pretty hard to digest. The way I was training prior to the injury, I was at the highest level, at the peak and suddenly this freak injury happened,” further added by him.
Shreyas Iyer has been in charge of DC in the IPL, since Gautam Gambhir left the captaincy spot which saw them make the end of the season games without precedent for a very long time in 2019. Last season, they were the runner ups of the season and gave us good cricket to watch.