Sourav Ganguly Describes Rohit Sharma’s Appointment As White-Ball Captain
Rohit Sharma has changed Virat Kohli as India
‘s permanent white-ball captain. © AFP The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Head Of State Sourav Ganguly on Thursday said the board and selectors together took the call to assign Rohit Sharma as the permanent white-ball captain of the side. Opening batter Rohit Sharma was on Wednesday called India’s brand-new ODI skipper and the celebrity player will take over from Virat Kohli beginning with the South Africa collection in January following year. Ganguly also notified that he and also the chairman of selectors had likewise talked to Kohli. The former Indian captain likewise gave thanks to Kohli for his contributions in the limited-overs style.
“It’s a telephone call that the BCCI and also the selectors took together. In fact, the BCCI had asked for Virat to not step down as the T20I captain yet undoubtedly, he did not agree. And also the selectors then did not feel it best to have 2 various captains for 2 white-ball styles,” Ganguly informed ANI.
“So it was chosen that Virat will continue as Examination captain and Rohit will take control of as the white-ball captain. I as Head of state directly talked to Virat Kohli as well as the chairman of selectors has also talked with him.
“We have full faith in Rohit Sharma’s leadership capabilities, and also Virat will proceed as the Test captain. We as BCCI are positive that Indian cricket remains in good hands. We thank Virat Kohli for his payments as captain in the white-ball layout,” the BCCI head of state added.Promoted Rohit was likewise called as India’s Test vice-captain as the All-India Elder Choice
Board picked an 18-member squad for the upcoming three-match Test collection versus South Africa.The Examination collection, which obtains underway from December 26, will certainly develop a component of the brand-new cycle of the ICC World Test Championship.Topics discussed in this short article Released at Thu, 09 Dec 2021 07:06:10 -0600