IPL season 7 is about to start after the T20 world cup the and everyone is waiting for this biggest cricket tournament in India. Lots of changes are done in this season of Indian Premier League including host nation, team squad & captains of the team. Delhi Daredevils have appointed new captain for IPL 7. This time the competition will held in three phase first phase in United Arab Emirates. After first phase BCCI will arrange a meeting with Indian government if government becomes ready to provide security for the IPL then second phase will be held in India otherwise in Bangladesh. Here we are come with a new topic in which tell you about the new captain of Delhi Daredevils for IPL Season 7.
Captain of Delhi Daredevils for IPL Season 7
In this auction Delhi Daredevils doesn’t retain even a single player at their side and signed new players for their team which turned a surprising decision of Delhi that the team doesn’t retain even their single player. Only Delhi Daredevils in the auction which have retained no player.
Delhi Daredevils announced their new captain for this season of IPL and this time they choose experience one who done a lot for Delhi when he was playing for Delhi Daredevils earlier. The new captain of Delhi Daredevils is the Skipper of England i.e Kevin Pietersen. The former England team captain will now hold the command of Delhi Daredevils.
Kevin Pietersen joined Delhi Daredevils in 2012 and made great impact in his 8 matches outstanding innings. He scored 305 runs with an average of 61 this average is quite good in T20 Cricket. He doesn’t play last season for Delhi Daredevils because his injury last season but now he is back in action.
When Kevin Pietersen was appointed as a Captain he said, ” “I feel incredibly honored to have been asked to captain the Delhi Daredevils in this year’s IPL. I am very much looking forward to working alongside Gary Kirsten. We have a fantastic squad with a good blend of youth and experience and a brilliant coaching set up. We hope to bring our incredible fans a lot of happiness this season.”