New Delhi: Virat Kohli has announced to leave the captaincy of Team India from the T20 format after the T20 World Cup. Team India will get a new captain after the T20 World Cup 2021. BCCI has not yet opened its cards in this regard. But now the matter seems to be gaining momentum. According to media reports, after the T20 World Cup, the Indian team will get a new captain in T20 cricket.
India will play under the new captain in the T20 series against New Zealand. BCCI sources said that Virat Kohli can be made the new captain in place of Rohit Sharma. The report quoted BCCI sources as saying that it is no secret who will captain next. Rohit Sharma is part of the leadership group and will replace Virat after the T20 World Cup. An official announcement in this regard will be made after the World Cup.
Let us tell you that Virat Kohli had announced to leave the T20 captaincy before the second phase of IPL 2021. He took this decision keeping in view the workload management. Let us tell you that as captain, Kohli will play the T20 World Cup for the first time. Under his captaincy, India has played three ICC tournaments so far, the 2017 Champions Trophy, the 2019 World Cup and the 2021 World Test Championship. But they are yet to win any ICC trophy for the team.