Suryakumar Yadav to replace Hardik Pandya as T20 captain amid ‘We Want Captain Hardik’ trend

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There was a lot discuss surrounding the appointment of the following T20 captain of the Indian cricket group after Rohit Sharma retired from the format after profitable the 2024 T20 World Cup. Whereas the expectation was that vice-captain Hardik Pandya would change Rohit, Suryakumar Yadav has emerged as a powerful contender in the previous few days. Media reviews declare that Hardik’s health points have turn out to be a hindrance within the eyes of the group administration and Suryakumar could also be chosen to steer the group within the upcoming T20I collection towards Sri Lanka. Nevertheless, after the report, ‘We Need Captain Hardik’ began trending on X (previously Twitter) and lots of followers expressed their assist for the all-rounder. Hardik was a prime performer within the T20 World Cup and likewise gained the IPL as captain.

In the meantime, Suryakumar Yadav is the best amongst Indians on the second spot, whereas younger opener Yasshwi Jaiswal is ranked sixth within the ICC T20I batting rankings issued on Wednesday. Ruturaj Gaikwad dropped to eighth within the T20 batsmen’s checklist, which was up to date after India’s current 4-1 collection win over Zimbabwe.

Jaiswal was the massive winner after his 141 within the collection as he moved up 4 locations previous Australia’s Travis Head and the No.1 ranked batsman Suryakumar.

Shubman Gill, who led India towards Zimbabwe within the absence of senior gamers and was the main run-getter within the collection with 170 runs in 5 innings, has moved up 36 locations to thirty seventh.

No Indian options within the prime 10 of the T20I bowler rankings. Akshar Patel, who was rested for the Zimbabwe collection, dropped 4 locations to thirteenth.

Quick bowler Mukesh Kumar and spinner Washington Sundar have additionally made upward strikes.

Mukesh, who took eight wickets in three matches, climbed 36 locations to forty sixth place. Washington rose 21 locations to 73rd after taking eight wickets in 5 matches.

(with PTI enter)

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