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Kolkata ought to have modified captain earlier than IPL begins: Gambhir

Abu Dhabi. Former Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir believes that the franchise ought to have modified the captain of the workforce earlier than the beginning of IPL 13.
Kolkata captain Dinesh Karthik left his publish on Friday, saying that he had to focus on his batting. Eoin Morgan was appointed because the captain of the workforce instead of Karthik. Gambhir nevertheless believes that Morgan will be unable to deliver a lot change within the workforce.

Karthik was the captain of Kolkata for the final two and a half years and led the workforce in seven matches this season, of which Kolkata received 4 and misplaced three matches. Beneath Morgan’s captaincy, Kolkata confronted Mumbai Indians the place they misplaced by eight wickets. Gambhir mentioned, “Cricket isn’t a recreation of relationships. There’s a must carry out right here and to be sincere, I do not suppose Morgan will be capable of deliver a lot change.” If he had taken over the captaincy at first of the match, he might have introduced numerous change. Altering the captain in the midst of the match doesn’t matter. It’s higher to have a superb relationship between the coach and the captain.

He mentioned, “I’m slightly stunned by this resolution of the franchise. Karthik has led Kolkata for 2 and a half years. The workforce didn’t have to vary captain in the midst of the season. The state of affairs in Kolkata isn’t so unhealthy that they’ve to vary the captain, so I’m stunned by this resolution. (Company)


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