A new era rises for the Indian cricket team, as Rohit takes up the position of Captain and KL Rahul as deputy

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With Virat Kohli leaving the captaincy post vacant, the responsibility has fallen into the hands of the Indian opener and Mumbai Indians captain, Rohit sharma with KL Rahul as the deputy for the T20 side.

New captain for the T20 side

A new era for the Indian cricket team rises as Rohit Sharma takes up the position of Captain for the T20 side with KL Rahul has the deputy captain for the team. This news has surfaced soon after India’s exit from the Worldcup.

Rohit Sharma on Tuesday was officially anointed India’s new T20 captain, replacing Virat Kohli in the three-match T20 series against New Zealand starting November 17 in Jaipur. Kohli has been rested for the series against the Kiwis. The newer cricket team against NZ seems to have a higher win potential has several new names have made it to the squad.

Chance for newer faces

Ruturaj Gaikwad and top wicket-taker Harshal Patel in the squad of 16 along with Venkatesh Iyer, who is seen as a potential all-round replacement for the injury-hit Hardik Pandya during this tour.

Rahul Dravid as new head coach

Rohit has been a strong hand for the Indian team in all the formats for a long time. And his appointment could be a major advancement for the team.

With Rahul Dravid been appointed as the new Head coach, various potential changes are expected in the team. And with the newer captaincy, the team could begin from a fresh start. Former Indian head coach, Ravi Shastri had earlier said that Rahul Dravid is likely to inherit a very good side with players who could be key for the side for the next 4 – 5 years.

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