IPL 2018: It is only a few days left to beginning of IPL 2018. All 8 teams participating in the tournament have started their preparations. All teams are busy in their practices. All 8 teams have announced the names of their captains. Australia’s Steve Smith and David Warner who was caught in the ball tampering case, both are resigned from the captaincy. The Rajasthan and Chennai teams are returning to the tournament two years later. In such a situation, there will be a lot of pressure on the performance of their teams.
In the 11th season of IPL, all 8 teams have announced their captain’s name. Some of these captains have long experience. So somebody has the no experience of captaincy. In such a situation, interesting battles will be seen between all the eight captains. All teams will try to win the IPL 2018 Title.
Chennai Super Kings (CSK)
Chennai Super Kings team command has handed MS Dhoni. Dhoni has a long experience of captaincy. He is the most experienced captain in the captain of the IPL teams. He has captained Team India for a long time. Along with this, he has captained 8 seasons Chennai in IPL. After that Chennai had to stay out of the tournament for two years. Chennai has retained Dhoni for Rs 15 crore. In the captaincy of Dhoni, Chennai has won the title two times. Once again, they will have the responsibility to make their team champion.
MS Dhoni IPL Over-all Performance
Delhi Daredevils (DD)
This time Gautam Gambhir will captain the Delhi Daredevils. Delhi has bought Gambhir in the auction of IPL 2018. Gambhir has a good experience of captaincy in the IPL. KKR won the IPL Title twice in Gambhir captaincy. In such a situation, Delhi will now have great expectations. Delhi’s performance in the IPL is not something special. So far he has not even reached the final.
Gautam Gambhir IPL Over-all Performance
Kings XI Punjab (KXIP)
Kings XI Punjab have not won any title in the IPL so far. This time Punjab has appointed spinner Ravichandran Ashwin as the captain. The Punjab team changes their captain every year Ashwin does not have any captaincy experience in the IPL. Above Ashwin will be the responsibility of Punjab to win the title.
Ravichandran Ashwin IPL Over-all Performance
Kolkata Knight Rider (KKR)
KKR team new captain is Dinesh Karthik. Karthik does not have much experience of captaincy. Earlier, Gautam Gambhir was the captain of KKR. In the captaincy of Gambhir, KKR has captured the title twice. Now Karthik will have the responsibility to make his team a winner. KKR has bought Kartik for Rs. 7.4 crore.
Dinesh Karthik IPL Over-all Performance
Mumbai Indians (MI)
Mumbai Indians are the only team that has won the title three times in IPL. In the IPL season 10, Mumbai Indians defeated Pune Warriors and won the title. Rohit Sharma is the captain of Mumbai Indians. In the captaincy of Rohit, Mumbai has done well. Along with this, Rohit also has the experience of team captaincy. Recently, on the tour of Sri Lanka, Rohit Sharma was the captain of the Indian team. Rohit has a good experience in captaining the IPL.
Rohit Sharma IPL Over-all Performance
Rajasthan Royals (RR)
After being banned for two years, again, the Rajasthan Royals team, coming back to the IPL, Rajasthan Royals appoints Ajinkya Rahane as the captain. Rahane does not have much experience in captaincy, but on many occasions he has captained the team India. Currently he is the Vice Captain of Team India.
Ajinkya Rahane IPL Over-all Performance
Royal Challenger Bangalore (RCB)
Virat Kohli is handling the captaincy of Royal Challengers Bangalore Virat has been captaining Royal Challengers Bangalore since 2013. However, he has not been able to give the title to his team so far. Virat Kohli has the experience of captaining the team India along with IPL. He is currently handling Team India captaincy of all formats. In such a situation, Kohli is the responsibility of raising his team RCB title this time RCB has retained Kohli for 17 crores.
Virat Kohli IPL Over-all Performance
Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH)
David Warner has resigned from the captaincy of Hyderabad. Now Sunrisers captain will be New Zealand player Kane Williamson. Williamson has experience of captaining the team of New Zealand. Hyderabad took the title in 2016 in David Warner Captaincy. Now Williamson shoulders will be responsible for getting the title of Sunrise. Kane Williamson has a good experience of captaincy. Kane has been the captain of the New Zealand team. Recently, after being caught in the tampering muck by the ball, Warner has resigned from the captaincy.
Kane Williamson IPL Over-all Performance