Gambhir quits Delhi captaincy; Shreyas named new captain

New Delhi, April 25 : Delhi Daredevils captain Gautam Gambhir stepped down on Wednesday after the capital franchise lost five of their six matches in the Indian Premier League (IPL) season so far.

Top-order batsman Shreyas Iyer will take over the captaincy role.

“It was my decision. I haven’t contributed enough to the team. I had to take the responsibility being the leader of the ship. I feel it was the right time,” Gambhir said at a press conference.

(IANS)

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.