The Indian Premier League 2021 establishment Delhi Capitals delegated Rishabh Pant as their new captain for the impending season. The improvement came in the wake of the Capitals’ standard captain Shreyas Iyer being precluded after he dislocated his left shoulder during the ODI series against England. This will be the primary captaincy task for Pant, who was purchased by the Capitals in the 2016 IPL. He had additionally turned into the principal player to be held in front of the 2018 super closeout. So with the youthful wicketkeeper-batsman becoming captain, who were the other youngest captains in IPL. As Pant got off to a triumphant beginning as IPL captain, with DC beating Chennai Super Kings,
Look at 5 youngest captains in the IPL history :
#5 Rishabh Pant (23 years, a half year and 6 days)
Rishabh Pant joined the first-class list on his captaincy debut against CSK on April 10. At 23 years, a half year and 6 days, he is the fifth-most youthful captain in IPL history. Even though there’s a year left, it will be fascinating to check whether the establishment would proceed with Pant on the off chance that he ponders in the continuous season. He will captain a side loaded up with experienced players like Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan, Ravichandran Ashwin and Steve Smith.
#4 Suresh Raina (23 years, 3 months and 22 days)
Chennai Super Kings ‘Chinna Thala’ finished the paperwork for the Gujarat Lions after the suspension of CSK in 2016. He captained the group for the season at 23 years old. Raina stayed steady with batting as he scored 399 runs in 15 innings. He, in any case, needed to leave for the Netherlands in the middle of season 9 for the introduction of his first kid. MS Dhoni’s delegate at CSK from 2008 to 2020, Suresh Raina, has just driven the establishment in 6 matches which the standard captain has missed starting around 2008. It was first in 2010 whenever Raina got a chance to lead CSK. His record was broken in 2012 when Kohli captained RCB.
#3 Shreyas Iyer (23 years, 3 months and 21 days)
Shreyas Santosh Iyer captained Delhi Capitals in the Indian Premier League when he was 23, however more youthful than Pant. Iyer was endorsed in the 2015 IPL by the Delhi Daredevils for 2.6 crores and became the most noteworthy acquiring uncapped player in the competition. On April 25, 2018, he was reported as the new captain of Delhi Daredevils in the wake of supplanting Gautam Gambhir. Iyer was equipped to lead DC in another season. However, he is missing IPL 2021 because of a shoulder injury. Rishabh Pant is driving DC in his nonappearance. Iyer was 23 years, 90 days and 21 days old when he initially captained DC.
#2 Steve Smith (22 years, 11 months and 9 days)
Australian cricketer Steve Smith was first purchased by RCB in 2010 as a substitution for Jesse Ryder. In 2011, he was purchased by Kochi Tuskers Kerala, yet he needed to have a lower leg activity and couldn’t play for them. He went unsold in 2012 yet was subsequently bought as a trade for Mitchell Marsh by the Pune Warriors India. In the IPL 2014, Rajasthan Royals purchased Smith and was given the captaincy in the last 50% of the 2015 season. He, as well, was only 22-years of age when he was handed over the captain’s obligation. Smith was taken into the Pune Supergiants crew after RR and CSK were prohibited for quite a long time. He was even made the captain after MS Dhoni was hacked out as skipper for the 2017 season. Smith is currently vital for Delhi Capitals and was sidelined for the initial apparatus against CSK.
#1 Virat Kohli (22 years, 4 months and 6 days) – the youngest captains in IPL
Current Indian captain Virat Kohli was purchased on a young agreement by Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2008. He was made vice-captain of the group in 2011. Furthermore, he captained the group in a couple matches when the standard captain Daniel Vettori was harmed. After Vettori’s retirement, Kohli was selected as the group’s skipper for the 2013 season. Kohli was only 22-years of age when he was given over the captaincy. An individual from the 2011 World Cup-winning side, Kohli would accomplish one more achievement in his vocation soon as he turned into the most youthful at any point skipper to lead an establishment. Only 2 years after the fact, he was offered the top occupation in IPL, and Kohli keeps on driving the establishment. RCB have 56 successes from 126 matches under Kohli.