The Delhi Capitals are contemplating making David Warner the captain of their workforce within the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL) season. On December 30 on the Delhi-Dehradun freeway, its common captain, Rishabh Pant, was nearly killed in a automobile accident. It appears unlikely that he’ll get better in time for the IPL. The Delhi Capitals are attributable to resolve shortly who will succeed him as captain and goalkeeper.
Based on a Occasions of India article, the franchise could contact Warner shortly in regards to the position. Additionally it is recognized that the capitals of Delhi may ask Sarfaraz Khan to don the gloves as a substitute of Pant. “Pant has been the pillar of the center order. Warner has expertise main IPL groups. Administration will speak to him. The center order wants a stunning Indian batsman now. Sarfaraz will probably be requested to carry the grounds if requested by the mixture. Within the meantime, the workforce will search for a home goalkeeper or a powerful hitter,” the supply mentioned.
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Apparently, on December 23 final yr, Delhi Capitals received the bid and purchased English goalkeeper Phil Salt. The workforce could contemplate choosing him as Pant’s substitute regardless that he was solely a backup choice on the time. The workforce’s steadiness would seemingly undergo, forcing the franchise to take a seat with Mustafizur Rahman or Anrich Nortje. Additionally, there’s a good likelihood that Yash Dhull, the U-19 World Cup-winning captain of India, will get an opportunity to play within the IPL season given the necessity for Rishabh Pant’s successor within the center. They might purchase an Indian wicketkeeper from the unsold participant listing. Dinesh Bana could possibly be the favorite.