Not that I am conscious of: Rahul Dravid on India adopting cut up captaincy | Cricket Information

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NEW DELHI: The speak of cut up captaincy is doing the rounds in Indian cricket after the likes of Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli and KL Rahul haven’t been part of the workforce since India’s unceremonious semifinal exit from the T20 World Cup final 12 months.
And Hardik Pandya, within the absence of Rohit, has instilled a fireplace into the workforce together with his management abilities within the shortest format. The all-rounder can be seen because the front-runner to guide the workforce within the 2024 T20 World Cup.
However India head coach Rahul Dravid has a special take altogether on the difficulty and denied that his workforce has adopted cut up captaincy.
“Not that I’m conscious of (India adopting cut up captaincy). That is a query you’ll want to ask the selectors however as of now, I do not suppose so,” Dravid stated on the pre-match press convention forward of the third ODI between India and New Zealand.
Earlier this month, Dravid himself had referred to as for persistence because the Indian T20 workforce goes by means of a rebuilding section hinting that it could possibly be the top of the street for the likes of Kohli, Rohit and Rahul.
Nevertheless, Rohit maintains that he hasn’t taken a name on his T20 future.
“We now have three T20Is towards New Zealand. We’ll see what occurs after IPL. I’ve not determined to surrender the format,” Rohit had stated earlier this month.
Preparatory camp forward of Border Gavaskar Trophy
With the build-up to the all-important four-match Check sequence towards Australia clashing with the Ranji Trophy quarterfinals, no squad member will likely be launched to play within the home marquee event.
The Indian Check gamers are slated to affix a preparatory camp beginning February 2 whereas the Ranji Trophy quarterfinals are slated for January 31.
“We would love that the boys are in a position to play however it’s a robust one for us. I feel the quarters are on thirty first or 1st and the build-up to Border Gavaskar is at precisely the identical time,” Dravid stated.
However the coach added that there could also be scope to launch gamers through the semifinals and closing relying upon the state of affairs.
“Clearly, within the build-up to a giant event like that, we can’t have the ability to launch any gamers however when the sequence begins and a chance presents itself the place somebody is just not taking part in and is required within the semifinal or closing then we will definitely take a look at it.
“We now have already agreed that the selectors won’t be touching anybody taking part in the quarterfinal of the Ranji Trophy.”
Wish to give recreation time to gamers who’re in our scheme of issues
With the sequence already within the bag, one would suppose that the third ODI towards New Zealand is only a formality however Dravid sees it as a chance to supply helpful expertise to his gamers.
“It is positively not a formality, there is a chance to present the fellows sitting exterior who’re in our plans some recreation time.
“You will need to win matches and sequence however you even have to present sufficient expertise to your squad.
“In order that when there’s an harm to somebody these gamers are in a position to play in huge tournaments. So it is good that we’ve got received the chance however this match is just not a formality,” Dravid stated.
(With PTI Inputs)

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