Delhi Capitals captain Rishabh Pant was seen enjoying “box cricket” with ace off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and India’s Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane throughout a shoot. In the 10-second video, Pant throws a ball at Ajinkya Rahane and as he performs the ball, Ashwin takes a catch whereas standing near the batsman and celebrates. However, the brand new Delhi Capitals skipper then asks his crew to tag Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Shubman Gill within the publish.
Breaks throughout a shoot are for field cricket, in fact
— Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) April 4, 2021
“Breaks during a shoot are for box cricket, of course Tagging @RealShubmanGill here because our skipper said so #YehHaiNayiDilli @RishabhPant17 @ajinkyarahane88 @ashwinravi99,” Delhi Capitals captioned the video.
While it wasn’t clear as to why Pant requested Gill to be tagged within the video, as followers reacted to the video, certainly one of them felt that Gill was tagged as a result of the younger opening batsman usually fields in close-in positions in Test cricket.
Becoz he’s standing on these “silly” positions in check matches.
— Jalpara (@Shubhamkukreti7) April 4, 2021
Whatever the skipper says,
— Fams (DRD) (@killjoii786) April 4, 2021
So shubhaman will probably be subsequent 12 months in dc as skipper needs.
— XYZ (@Nirav_GJ) April 4, 2021
Delhi Capitals will begin their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 marketing campaign in opposition to Chennai Super Kings on April 10.
Delhi completed as runners-up final season however this 12 months, the franchise could have their process minimize out as they are going to be with out their common skipper Shreyas Iyer.
Iyer picked up a shoulder damage throughout the recently-concluded One-Day International sequence in opposition to England.
Pant was appointed because the captain for the upcoming season and the crew seems in excessive spirits forward the beginning of the franchise-based match.
The crew’s co-owner Parth Jindal had stated that whereas Delhi will miss Shreyas within the 14th version of the IPL, he’s certain that the franchise will proceed enjoying a fearless model of cricket below the management of Rishabh Pant.
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