- Rishabh Pant will be seen captaining in IPL for the first time
- Wicket-keeper Pant has performed brilliantly in international cricket so far this year.
- Delhi Capitals team has good batsmen like Shikhar Dhawan, Prithvi Shaw and Rahane
In the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021), wicketkeeper batsman Rishabh Pant will lead the Delhi Capitals team. Pant has been made the captain of Delhi, replacing the injured Shreyas Iyer. Delhi Capitals will start their campaign in IPL 2021 against Chennai Super Kings (DC vs CSK) on 10 April.
A video has been shared from the official Twitter handle of Delhi Capitals. In the video, Pant, Ajinkya Rahane and R Ashwin can be seen playing cricket inside the Green Studio. Pant is bowling to Rahane while Ashwin is fielding at short leg. Meanwhile, Rahane plays Pant’s ball towards short leg which Ashwin easily catches.
After this, Pant is seen enjoying the name of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) team opener Shubman Gill. Pant says tag this video to Gill as well. Gill fielding in short leg on behalf of Team India.
Delhi Capitals Review IPL 2021: Rishabh Pant has a chance to prove himself with the title
Pant’s performance has been good this year. He has done well in the domestic series against England since the tour of Australia. Under Pant’s captaincy, Delhi will be aiming to win the IPL title for the first time. Delhi had the distinction of becoming the record 5th time champion after defeating Mumbai Indians by 5 wickets in the final last year.