KL Rahul likely to lead India in absence of Rohit Sharma!
CRICDOT DESK : The controversy over India’s captaincy is not over KL Rahul likely to lead India in absence of Rohit Sharma . Trouble is going on with this. Virat Kohli has been removed from the ODI captaincy after the T20. BCCI president Sourav Ganguly is now at loggerheads with Kohli over the issue.
According to the announcement, Rohit Sharma will captain the ODI series in South Africa after the Test series. But rumors are floating, not Rohit, Lokesh Rahul will captain the ODI series against Proteas! Of course, there is no conflict behind this, it is going to happen suddenly due to Rohit’s injury.
It is learned that the new captain Rohit Sharma will probably not play this series due to hamstring injury. The BCCI has not yet given any specific update on Rohit’s fitness. In other words, getting Rohit in ODI series is very uncertain.
A BCCI source told Indian media that Rohit Sharma is not fully fit. If he is not fully fit within the stipulated time, Rohit will not be sent to South Africa with the ODI squad. In his absence, Lokesh Rahul may be given the responsibility of leadership.