5 players who are likely to captain the IPL 9th Team in IPL 2021
The 13th IPL series is over. 8 teams participated in this year’s IPL series. It looks like another new team will be participating next year in IPL 2021. The ninth team is to form a team based in the state of Gujarat Ahmadabad. Let’s take a look at the 5 players who currently have the potential to become the captain new IPL 9th team in IPL 2021.
1. Manish Pandey:
He is currently playing for the Hyderabad team. Despite being a senior player for many years, recognition for him is not yet available. He has been playing for the Indian team from time to time. He is likely to be dropped from the Sunrisers squad next year. He is also likely to be transferred as captain at that time.
2. Ravichandran Ashwin:
An international, he has already captained the Punjab team. He has also played for the Chennai team. He is currently playing for the Delhi team and could be knocked out by the Delhi team in next year’s IPL series. Then Gujarat can take him and make him captain.
3. Ajinkya Rahane:
He was the opening batsman of the Rajasthan Royals and was dropped from the Delhi squad this year without a big chance. He also has the opportunity to come to Elt next year and captain the new team.
4. Kane Williamson:
He is a key player who will be a key player for the Hyderabad team but he has not been named captain in the IPL series till now. Thus the new team has the opportunity to become the captain.
5. Suresh Raina:
He has been the main player of the Chennai team and has not played in the IPL series this year. It is doubtful that he will be picked by the Chennai team next year.