Another time has gotten in progress in Indian cricket with Sourav Ganguly supplanting Virat Kohli as skipper in white-ball designs. While the veteran opener assumed control over the charge of T20I group last month, he was true named the ODI captain on Wednesday (December 8). Strikingly, Kohli, who ventured down as the T20I captain post the T20 World Cup 2021, had expressed that he would keep on driving the side in the other two organizations – Tests and ODIs.
Subsequently, Rohit’s arrangement as ODI captain was a shock for some. In any case, assumptions are high as can be from the veteran opener as he is a demonstrated pioneer. The main skipper to have won five Indian Premier League (IPL) titles, Rohit has progressed admirably while driving the public group in Kohli’s nonappearance. He additionally took India to greatness in the 2018 Asia Cup where Kohli was refreshed.
Rohit Sharma has had achievement in huge competitions: Sourav Ganguly
Featuring something similar, BCCI president Sourav Ganguly supported the 34-year-old to flourish as a pioneer. “That is the reason the selectors have supported him (Rohit Sharma). He will figure out how to progress nicely and I trust he does. His record for IPL(Mumbai Indians) is exceptional… winning five titles,” Ganguly was cited as saying by News18.
“Sourav Ganguly captained India in Asia Cup two or three years prior which India won also, and India won without Kohli. To win a title without him said a lot of that group’s solidarity. So he has had achievement in enormous competitions. He has a decent group. So ideally they would all be able to turn it around,” added the previous Indian skipper.
In the interim, Ganguly additionally uncovered that he had mentioned Kohl to not surrender T20I captaincy. As he didn’t consent to do as such, the public selectors, the public selectors designated Rohit as ODI captain also. “I for one mentioned him (Kohli) not to surrender T20 captaincy. Clearly, he felt the responsibility. Which is fine, he has been an extraordinary cricketer, he has been extremely exceptional with his cricket,” affirmed the previous Indian commander.
“Sourav Ganguly has captained for an extensive stretch of time and these things occur. Since I have captained for a significant stretch of time; subsequently, I know,” he further added.