Former India captain and Cricket Affiliation of Bengal president Sourav Ganguly on Thursday mentioned that he has taken up an advisory position with IPL franchise Delhi Capitals after consulting Committee of Directors (CoA).
“There’s completely no battle of curiosity. I resigned from the IPL governing council earlier. I’ve spoken to the CoA too earlier than committing myself to the position,” Ganguly informed PTI.
He has been an administrator for greater than 5 years now however contributing in technical issues and technique is what excites him probably the most.
“I’m feeling very excited. All the time needed to return to cricket. You possibly can say I’m a contented man,” Ganguly, who had captained KKR and now defunct Pune Warriors within the cash-rich league, mentioned.
“Sure I used to be the captain of KKR. However this position is completely completely different from that. Enjoying on the sphere is completely different from offering inputs sitting within the dugout. As a captain, I additionally needed to execute the plans on the sphere. However this time the onus is on the cricketers to carry out.”
With batting skills like Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant and Prithvi Shaw within the Delhi ranks, this can be some of the aggressive outfits within the upcoming IPL, opines Ganguly.
“I believe Delhi is extra stronger than final yr. There are some good skills within the franchise. Hopefully we can have an incredible IPL.