The captain of Royal Challengers Bangalore ( RCB) Virat Kohli has made yet one more surprising announcement of him stepping down from captaincy after Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. Notably, he just lately introduced that he will even stop the T20I captaincy after the T20 World Cup 2021. In the meantime, legendary West Indies cricketer Brian Lara has backed Virat Kohli’s resolution.
In the meantime, Virat Kohli has determined to step down from captaincy in T20 format to handle his workload. Whereas making the announcement he clearly talked about that he’ll stay Royal Challengers Bangalore participant until his final IPL sport.
“This will probably be my final IPL as captain of RCB. I’ll proceed to be an RCB participant until I play my final IPL sport. I thank all of the RCB followers for believing in me and supporting me,” mentioned Kohli on RCB’s Twitter deal with.
Virat Kohli to step down from RCB captaincy after #IPL2021
“This will probably be my final IPL as captain of RCB. I’ll proceed to be an RCB participant until I play my final IPL sport. I thank all of the RCB followers for believing in me and supporting me.”: Virat Kohli#PlayBold #WeAreChallengers pic.twitter.com/QSIdCT8QQM
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) September 19, 2021
Notably, Virat Kohli took over the captaincy in 2013 and since then he has been unable to win an IPL trophy.
Virat Kohli need’s to grasp his workload and maintain committing to the duty he has: Brian Lara
The legendary West Indies cricketer Brian Lara talking on Star Sports activities backed Kohli’s resolution to stop captaincy within the shorter format of the sport and he acknowledged that Virat Kohli must handle his workload as he performs all three codecs.
“I imply, it’s fairly simple. He has mentioned it as clear as doable. He desires to grasp his workload and maintain committing to the duty he has. Very effectively put collectively (his assertion),” Brian Lara advised Star Sports activities.
“I completely perceive. It’s 3 codecs of the sport. While you return, it was simply Check cricket and the 50-over format. Now he’s taking part in each format of the time.
Lara additional added that he’s pleased with Virat Kohli for making this large resolution on the peak of his profession.
“There has come a time when he feels ‘hear, I have to take a step again and possibly the concentrate on Check cricket and 50-overs format of the sport and permit any person else to take the duty (in T20s)’. To me, it’s fairly clear.
“Happy with somebody who’s on the top of his profession and comes to a decision akin to this,” Lara added.