new Delhi: Ajinkya Rahane, who gave India a historic win under his captaincy on Australian soil, has given a heart-warming answer to those who questioned Virat Kohli’s captaincy. Rahane has said that Virat Kohli will always be the captain of his team and he is happy to captain the team only when needed.
Virat is the captain of the team for Rahane
Ajinkya Rahane (Ajinkya Rahane) After winning a resounding victory in Australia under the captaincy of, many big players on social media started saying that Ajinkya Rahane should be given the captaincy of the Test team in place of Virat Kohli. When asked Rahane what would be different for you while vice-captaining on the England tour, he said that nothing will be different for me. Virat was and always will be the captain of the team. He said that I am the vice-captain. In the absence of Virat, my job was to do my best for the success of the Indian team.
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Rahane said on his relationship with Virat
Rahane (Ajinkya Rahane) When asked that Captain Kohli (Virat Kohli) How was his relationship with him, then he said, ‘My rapport with Virat has always been good. Together, we have played many memorable innings for India at home and abroad. He always praises my batting. We have always respected each other’s game.
Rahane praised Virat
Ajinkya Rahane (Ajinkya Rahane) Said that Kohli always trusts my decisions, especially when the spin bowler is bowling. Kohli is a very clever captain and he respects me. He said that I will try my best to meet Virat’s expectations
Please tell that India has not lost a single Test match under Rahane’s captaincy. India has played five matches so far under Rahane’s captaincy, out of which Team India has won four.
India’s Test series against England starts on February 5. The first two matches of the series will be in Chennai, while the last two matches will be played in Ahmedabad.