Bangar additional revealed that MSD had considered leaving the captaincy of the Indian staff after successful the 2011 World Cup, nevertheless, there was no appropriate candidate.
The previous Indian all-rounder Sanjay Bangar believes that the Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) skipper MS Dhoni is not going to be donning the captaincy hat for the franchise within the 2021 version of the Indian Premier League (IPL). It was earlier speculated that Dhoni will announce his retirement from IPL too after the 13th version.
Nevertheless, whereas interacting with the presenter within the final league match of CSK towards Kings XI Punjab, MS had put to relaxation all of the rumours by clarifying that he will likely be once more seen within the Yellow Outfit the following yr. CSK didn’t have a great outing in IPL 2020 as they did not qualify for the playoffs for the primary time of their 11-year historical past.
This has prompted Sanjay Bangar to return to the conclusion that Dhoni will resign as a captain and can hand over the reins to the previous South African skipper Faf du Plessis. Bangar additional added Du Plessis is the one choice obtainable for the Yellow Military as they gained’t be capable of add any participant within the squad within the auctions who can efficiently lead the staff.
“So so far as I can perceive, I really feel that MS Dhoni might not be the captain subsequent yr and will play as a participant and provides the captaincy at this stage to Faf du Plessis for the transition to occur underneath Faf du Plessis,” Bangar mentioned on Star Sports activities’ present Cricket Related.
“As a result of as of now, they don’t have some other choice as a captain and for those who speak outdoors the staff, within the public sale or within the buying and selling, not one of the groups could be releasing a participant who has the aptitude of changing into the captain of CSK,” he added.
MS Dhoni had considered quitting Indian captaincy after 2011 World Cup
Bangar additional revealed that MSD had considered leaving the captaincy of the Indian staff after successful the 2011 World Cup, nevertheless, there was no appropriate candidate. Thus, MS determined to proceed his stint as Indian skipper and began grooming Virat Kohli for the position. Notably, Dhoni had handed Take a look at captaincy to Virat in December 2014 whereas he had give up as a limited-overs captain in January 2017.
“So far as I do know, MS Dhoni might need thought after 2011 if he must be persevering with to captain the Indian staff however he knew that India had fairly a couple of robust encounters after that, we needed to go and play in England and Australia and at the moment there was no captaincy candidate prepared, so he solely dealt with that burden and on the proper time he handed over the captaincy to Virat Kohli and he additionally performed after that,” Bangar mentioned.