As Virat Kohli who is the legend of the game stepped down as the captain of India in all three formats the team management has decided to give the captain charge to the team India senior member Rohit Sharma. Rohit Sharma is leading the team in the shorter formats of the game ODI and T20 is now Rohit Sharma is announced as the permanent captain of India in test cricket with this announcement he is now leading the team in all three formats of the game.
Rohit Sharma, The New Test Captain For Team India
— BCCI (@BCCI) February 19, 2022
Rohit Sharma has an excellent captaincy record in IPL and is the reason behind the victory of 5 IPL titles of Mumbai Indians. Sharma is now all set to make the standards of the team as much higher as he can in the test cricket itself.
An excellent captain: Rohit Sharma
After some of the defeats of team India during some of the International tournaments, the reports were claiming that Virat will step down as captain and Rohit will lead the team becomes true. Despite being an excellent player Virat somehow has fewer skills than Rohit Sharma when it came in the terms of captaincy.
Back to the days when Rohit is struggling to get a chance in test cricket is now will lead the team in test cricket. It is somehow his performance and his skills which made the team management give the charge of the team in the hands of Rohit Sharma.
Rohit Sharma appointed Test captain for the upcoming Sri Lanka series; Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara dropped from the Test series against Sri Lanka
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— ANI (@ANI) February 19, 2022
The longer format of the game must be a challenge for Rohit Sharma just because Virat Kohli has set a high standard for the team. As Rohit is now the captain in all three formats the challengers are quite big for him as the T20 world cup 2022, World cup 2023, and the test championship is on the head.
A record to remember
It might be early to say but Rohit Sharma has started his captaincy career on a good note and the captaincy skills and decisions are showing how good is Rohit Sharma. Here are some of the records which tells us that Sharma is a wonderful captain,
Rohit Sharma as an ODI captain:
Rohit Sharma as a T20 captain:
Rohit Sharma as the captain of MI in IPL:
The fans of the Indian cricket team are excepting to bring at least one trophy for India in the upcoming International tournaments.