New Delhi: Team India’s young wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant has been named as captain by the IPL team Delhi Capitals. Regular captain of Delhi Capitals, Shreyar Iyer has been ruled out of IPL 2021, after which Rishabh Pant has got this big responsibility.
Rahane-Smith and Ashwin trolled
Despite having senior players like Shikhar Dhawan, Steve Smith, Ajinkya Rahane and Ravichandran Ashwin in the Delhi Capitals team, Rishabh Pant has been made the captain. Senior players like Steve Smith, Ajinkya Rahane and Ravichandran Ashwin are being trolled on Twitter after not getting captaincy. Fans are making fun mimes with them.
Rishabh Pant is new captain of Delhi Capital in absence of Iyer
Meanwhile Smith, Rahane, Ashwin & Dhawan: pic.twitter.com/pEAJBAIWAx
– Aman Kumar (@ ve_no_mo_us17) March 30, 2021
Ajinkya Rahane, Steve Smith and Ravichandran Ashwin after Delhi Capitals appointed Rishabh Pant as captain for IPL 2021 pic.twitter.com/gUIvzgiuXB
– Kuch bhi (@ kuchbhiJ3) March 30, 2021
Get ready to see RISHABH PANT ruling the ipl this year and two great batsman STEVE SMITH and AJINKYA RAHANE serving drinks to him#RishabhPant #YehHaiNayiDilli #delhicapitals pic.twitter.com/jQ3NQflzO0
– ISHAN ICT (@ INDIANCRIKET_18) March 30, 2021
– Meme xD (@Meme__xD) March 30, 2021
Steve Smith … https://t.co/MMylIXT77u pic.twitter.com/ZlkT2ZVuVG
– G. (@oyegautam) March 30, 2021
whenever steve smith moves or smiles i feel so ill it’s like some uncanny valley shit https://t.co/71bcKlduHl
– abbie (@ibuprofenfan) March 30, 2021
Ashwin, Rahane, Shikhar and Steve Smith be like: pic.twitter.com/iWAY3r7KyC
– Puneet Bawa (@ErBawaJi) March 30, 2021
Rishabh Pant overshadowed the veterans
After the injury of Shreyas Iyer, it is being continuously speculated that who will captain the Delhi Capitals now. Some veterans believed that Steve Smith or Ravichandran Ashwin could be made the captain. While some said that Ajinkya Rahane can also captain Delhi, but in the end Pant (Rishabh Pant) was appointed as the captain of the team. Pant (Rishabh Pant) has been associated with the team of Delhi Capitals for a long time and in the coming times, he is the future of India, in such a situation, the management of Delhi has taken a good decision.
IPL will start from 9 April
On 9 April in the first match of IPL 2021 (IPL 2021), the teams of last time winner Mumbai Indians and Virat Kohli will take on Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). After this, the teams of CSK and Delhi Capitals will be face to face on April 10 in the second match. Let me tell you that last year, IPL was organized in UAE due to increasing cases of Corona virus. But this year the IPL is being held once again in India.