Rishabh Pant replaces Gautam Gambhir as Delhi One day captain
The 21-year-old Pant has just lately made his senior India debut in T20 layout towards England.
New Delhi: Young wicketkeeper batsman Rishabh Pant has been named the captain of the Delhi One day staff changing Gautam Gambhir signalling a transformation of guard in senior state workforce.
It used to be learnt that chairman of variety committee Atul Wasan individually spoke to Gambhir to tell him concerning the choice of the choice committee.
“Frankly Vijay Hazare is the final event of the season and this used to be a great alternative for us to peer who’s the most productive candidate to steer the state aspect. We weren’t discovering someone these kind of years who may just exchange Gautam,” former India spinner and present Delhi selector Nikhil Chopra informed PTI lately.
“The Hazare Trophy provides us alternative to check Rishabh’ s captaincy talents and with Gautam and different seniors round, he’s going to get plentiful steerage from Gautam. Obviously Atul has spoken to Gautam and he has been taken into self assurance,” stated Chopra.
The 21-year-old Pant has lately made his senior India debut in T20 layout towards England.