Virat Kohli has captained India in 45 T20Is and 95 ODIs.© BCCI
Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) treasurer Arun Dhumal on Monday rubbished stories of Virat Kohli stepping down as India’s limited-overs skipper after the T20 World Cup, announcing that the board has now not mentioned anything else in this subject and that he’ll proceed to captain the group in all codecs. “This is all rubbish. Nothing as such is going to happen. This is all media creation,” Arun Dhumal instructed NDTV. “BCCI has not met or discussed anything on this issue,” he stated.
Kohli has captained India in 45 T20 Internationals (T20Is) and 95 ODIs, main the group to 27 wins within the shortest layout and 65 in ODIs.
The T20 World Cup will kick off on October 17 and cross on until November 14 within the United Arab Emirates and Oman. India will open their marketing campaign towards arch-rivals Pakistan on October 24 within the first recreation of Tremendous12 Group 2 degree.
India were grouped with Pakistan, New Zealand andAfghanistan. Two extra groups that may qualify from Round 1 will sign up for them.
The first semi-final is scheduled to be performed in Abu Dhabi on November 10 whilst Dubai will host the second one semi-final on the next day to come. Both semis can have reserve days.
The last of T20 World Cup is ready to be performed on November 14 in Dubai with November 15 saved as a reserve day.
India not too long ago named their squad for the marquee match and announcedthe appointment offormer captain MS Dhoni because the group’s mentor for the match.
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