T20 World Cup 2021: Rohit Sharma can soon be made the new captain of the T20 team. The series against New Zealand (India vs New Zealand) is starting on November 17. However, the performance of the team in the T20 World Cup has not been good. The team could win only 3 out of 5 matches. Virat Kohli will now be seen playing as a player.
Beat Namibia by 9 Wickets in the Final Match
Rohit Sharma is going to become the new T20 captain of Team India. Virat Kohli has played his last T20 International as a captain and he has also won. The team defeated Namibia by 9 wickets in their last match of the T20 World Cup (T20 World Cup 2021). In place of Ravi Shastri, Rahul Dravid has been appointed as the new coach of Team India. The journey of the team’s T20 World Cup is over. The team will now play against New Zealand (India vs New Zealand) from November 17. There are 3 T20 and 2 Test matches to be played in the series.
Rohit Sharma has Captained in T20 International
Rohit Sharma has previously captained in T20 Internationals as well. He has captained in 19 T20 matches so far. Out of this, Team India has won 15 matches. That is 79 percent. Not only this, Rohit has also scored a lot of runs with the bat during this period. He scored 712 runs at an average of 42. Scored 2 centuries and 5 half-centuries. The strike rate is 160. He is the only Indian player to score a century in T20 International as a captain. Not only this, but Rohit has also made Mumbai Indians champion 5 times as captain in IPL.
Touched the Figure of 3 Thousand Runs
Rohit Sharma was dismissed for 56 against Namibia on Monday. This is the 24th half-century of his T20 International career. During this, he also completed 3 thousand runs in T20 International. He is only the third player in the world to do so. Rohit has scored 3038 runs in 108 innings at an average of 33. Has also scored 4 centuries and 24 half-centuries. No other batsman has been able to score more centuries in T20 International than him. Virat Kohli is first with 3227 runs and Martin Guptill of New Zealand is at number two with 3115 runs.
Rahul Scored More than 50 Runs 17 times
KL Rahul can be made the new vice-captain of the T20 team. He is at number four in terms of scoring the most runs for Team India in T20 Internationals. He has scored 1751 runs in 50 innings at an average of 41. Has scored 2 centuries and 15 half-centuries. That is, he has played an innings of more than 50 runs 17 times. During this, his strike rate is 143, which is the best among the top-10 highest run-scorers from India.