IPL 2019: I Have A Great Bond With Ricky Ponting – Shreyas Iyer
What an incredible season it has been so far for Delhi Capitals. They dropped all those stains behind their backs and started the new season with a bang. They named Shreyas Iyer as their new skipper and also changed the whole setup of the team, which saw them doing wonders on the field.
Despite losing their way in the tournament, there is no denying to the fact that Delhi Capitals have turned their tables this year. They won the heart of the fans and delivered the goods quite consistently. One of the major positives for the franchise is the emergence of Shreyas Iyer as the captain of the ship.
Shreyas Iyer has done brilliant enough for the team with his astounding captaincy. He also got the things to fall in place with the key players in the side helping him with their scintillating knocks. The form of Shikhar Dhawan and Rishabh Pant was a pleasing sight.
Speaking of his captaincy, Shreyas Iyer quoted that he is quite happy to involve in the things right from the start of the season and also expressed his delight for the team, who did brilliant enough to make things fall in place for the team. The young unit has done incredibly well to finish on the third in the tournament.
Shreyas Iyer On Ricky Ponting:
Speaking of Ricky Ponting, he said that the Australian has been a good coach, who judges the calibre of a player. He also revealed that Ponting will help the batsman learn their mistakes quickly.
”Ricky Ponting has been a good coach. He will tell the mistakes of the batsman in the nets, which always work. Ponting even gave me a couple of suggestions, which helped me. This is really good. His suggestion are always good. We have a good bonding from the last year and hope to continue it.”
All in all, it has been a brilliant season for Shreyas Iyer. However, they would love to come good next year with an aim to finish in the top two. They are the only team, who are yet to enter into the final of the tournament. With the youngsters in their ranks, they could only get better and better.
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