According to latest news, pitch-hitter Virender Sehwag is all set to play the opening match of Champions League Twenty20 from his team Delhi Daredevils against 2012 IPL winners Kolkata Knight Riders at Centurion on Saturday.
Reports have said that Virender Sehwag has cleared the fitness test.
The cricketer had suffered a ligament strain on his left ankle while playing Super Eights match against South Africa in the ICC World Twenty20 in Colombo. Read more
The pitch hitter Virender Sehwag on Friday announced that he will no longer lead the Delhi Daredevils cricket team and therefore Sri Lanka’s Mahela Jayawardene will be the new captain of the team for the upcoming Champions League Twenty20 starting from October 9 in South Africa.
Talking to media, Delhi Daredevils owner TA Sekar said that Virender Sehwag requested the management to leave the captaincy for the Champions League Twenty20. Read more
The former Indian cricket captain Sourav Ganguly believes Gautam Gambhir is now ready to lead the Indian Cricket team in the test matches.
Sourav Ganguly said during an interview that Gambhir is ready to take over from MS Dhoni as captain of the Test team after he led Kolkata Knight Riders to their first-ever IPL title in IPL 2012 finals against MS Dhoni’s Chennai Super Kings. Read more