Kieron Pollard is legendary for his explosive batting.© Twitter
West Indies white-ball skipper Kieron Pollard feels a participant does not have to guide a squad to be a pacesetter, and he should do what’s in the perfect curiosity of the workforce when captaining the facet. Pollard, who captained Mumbai Indians within the absence of standard skipper Rohit Sharma within the 13th version of the Indian Premier League (IPL), will lead Deccan Gladiators within the upcoming Abu Dhabi T10 League. The star all-rounder, who is legendary for his explosive batting, is eagerly ready for the match to start.
“We have been eagerly waiting for this series to commence, as it has been very exciting during the draft sessions. Captaincy is a part of the job. You don’t have to be the leader to be a leader,” Pollard mentioned in a press release.
“I have been a part of the franchise for two years. Being a team leader it matters to me to step in and try to do the best for the team,” he added.
Deccan Gladiators are all set to journey on the successful wave on the T10 League ranging from January 28 in Abu Dhabi. With the change in helm this yr, Gladiators can be striving to grab the trophy. They have beforehand proved their metallic by working as much as finals within the final season.
The workforce is an ideal mixture of expertise and worldwide expertise. Openers Mohammad Shahzad, a veteran of 151 matches, and Bhanuka Rajapaksa will set the ball rolling in an explosive trend, adopted by the bankable Colin Ingram.
The promoter of Deccan Gladiators Gaurav Grover believes that this brief format league has a variety of potential.
The bowling division is properly taken care of by the enduring participant, spinner Sunil Narine, the ever-reliable Imran Tahir and Sri Lankan sensation Wanindu Hasaranga, who bagged the Man of The Tournament title within the Lanka Premier League.
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