New Delhi: Ajinkya Rahane, who led India to a historic victory under his captaincy on Australian soil, gave a heartwarming response to those who questioned Virat Kohli’s captaincy. Rahane has stated that Virat Kohli will always be the captain of his team and he is happy to lead the team only when needed.
Virat is the captain of Rahane’s team
After securing a resounding victory in Australia under captain Ajinkya Rahane, many big players on social media began to say that Ajinkya Rahane should be made captain of the test team instead of Virat Kohli. When Rahane was asked what would be different for you as the vice-captain of the England tour, he said nothing will be different for me. Virat was and always will be the team captain. He said I was 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 about his relationship with Virat
When Rahane (Ajinkya Rahane) was asked how his relationship was with Captain Kohli (Virat Kohli), he replied: “ My relationship with Virat has always been good. Together we have played many memorable rounds for India at home and abroad. He always praises my stick. We have always respected everyone’s game.
Rahane praised Virat
Ajinkya Rahane said Kohli always trusts my decisions, especially when the spin thrower is bowling. Kohli is a very intelligent captain and he respects me. He said I will do my best to meet Virat’s expectations
Let us know that India has not lost a single test match under Rahane’s captaincy. India have played five matches so far under captain Rahane, whose Indian team have won four.
India’s test series against England begins on February 5. The first two matches of the series will be in Chennai, while the last two will be played in Ahmedabad.