Delhi Capitals to Continue With Captaincy
Team Delhi Capitals announced the captain for the team and Delhi Capitals to Continue With Captaincy. It was stated that Shreyas Iyer would continue to be the captain even after the arrival of Steve Smith in the team. Capitals CEO Col. Vinod Bisht informed that there were no speculations of removing Iyer as the team was performing quite well under his guidance and leadership. The team came third in the 2019 series and also reached the final in 2020.
Col. Vinod Bisht also added that the team has had multiple senior players like Steve Smith, Ashwin and Rahane at varied points. Without any doubt, they have a lot of knowledge due to the experience that they have. But it is equally important to impart and share this knowledge with the young blood in the team. Col. Bisht also stated that team Delhi Capitals has launched their new jersey.
Over the past few years, we have seen a lot of new and young players in the team. The basic idea was to groom these youngsters over the last 3-4 years and now it is time to reap the benefits of these.
During the team’s selection, the franchise focussed on having a well-rounded bowling attack as till then the venues were not decided. There was a lot of uncertainty but the overall idea was to have a balanced squad.