New Delhi, April 25: Cricketer Gautam Gambhir stepped down as the captain of Delhi Daredevils on Wednesday.
Addressing a press conference, Gambhir said “It was my decision. I haven’t contributed enough to the team. I had to take the responsibility being the leader of the ship. I feel it was the right time.”
It was my decision. I haven't contributed enough to the team. I had to take the responsibility being the leader of the ship. I feel it was the right time: Gautam Gambhir on stepping down as captain of Delhi Daredevils. #IPL2018 pic.twitter.com/ZdgoX2Hmnt
— ANI (@ANI) April 25, 2018
Meanwhile, Shreyas Iyer has been appointed as the new captain.
“I want to thank the management & my coaches for appointing me as the captain of the team. It is a great honor for me” stated Iyer.