Virat Kohli will resign as a T20I skipper after the upcoming T20 World Cup.© AFP
Virat Kohli’s decision to abandon Team India’s captain in the shortest form of the game after the upcoming ICCT20 World Cup left a lot of shell shocks, but former national selector Saraneep Singh said he noticed this. Timing of decision. “I was worried about that, but I didn’t know he would quit the T20 captain before the T20 World Cup. He was able to quit the captain when the team was elected to the T20 World Cup. prize.
“Will he play in the next T20 World Cup in 2022? Perhaps the selector should tell him about rethinking his decision,” said former Indian off-spinner and selector by The Times of India. I was told.
After three tests and five ODIs in India, Sarandeep said that even if the captain’s burden was released, Kori would not serve as a batter.
“I don’t think this move will help him focus on his batting. The T20 cricket focuses more on hitting and slogging than on skill,” Sarandeep said.
Regarding the timing of Kori’s decision to resign as a skipper, Sarandeep said the 32-year-old was able to leave his leadership role when the team was selected for the marquee tournament.
“If focusing on his batting is the reason behind it, he should quit as ODI captain as the next World Cup is in 2023.”
“Ideally, if he wanted to focus on his game, he should have completely abandoned the T20 format as a player. What if India won the T20 World Cup? This decision is hard to understand. “Salandeep added.
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