Team India captainannounced his retirement from T20 captaincy on Thursday. He will leave the responsibility of captaining this format after the T20 World Cup. Now in such a situation, now BCCI will have to see the next captain. By the way, it is being told in the reports that Rohit can be the next T20 captain. Meanwhile, Sunil Gavaskar has advocated making star opener KL Rahul the vice-captain.
KL Rahul may be prepared as the new captain
After leaving the captaincy of the T20 team, news is coming out through the reports that the captaincy of the T20 team can be handed over to Rohit Sharma. However, the BCCI or the player himself has not commented on this. But in the meantime, former veteran Sunil Gavaskar says that if India wants to groom a new captain, they can look at KL Rahul in the role. Gavaskar said,
“It is a good thing that BCCI is looking forward. It is important to think ahead. If India want to groom a new captain, then Rahul can be seen.”
Rahul can be vice-captain
KL Rahul is currently at the best of his career. He has scored runs for Team India with consistency. Not only in the international but also in the IPL, he has also been seen performing well as the captain of Punjab Kings. Now Gavaskar added,
“Rahul has done well. Even now in England his batting was very good. He is also doing well in 50 overs cricket in IPL and international level. He can be made the vice-captain.”
Rahul is the captain of Punjab Kings
Star batsman KL Rahul was handed over the captaincy of the team by Punjab Kings in IPL 2020. Even though Punjab did not qualify for the play-offs in 2020, they did win some tough matches that took everyone by surprise. so ifIf one looks towards Rahul for the captaincy, then this can be the right move. Because he has captaincy experience in IPL and at the same time he is in excellent form.