In this article, we will discuss the Potential or stand-in captains of Gujarat Titans in the absence of Hardik Pandya or if he is injured. There are many factors to consider, like cricketing skills, experience, leadership qualities, and ability to handle pressure situations before handing over the rope to any player.
This article presents the names of three players for replacing Gujarat Titans captain Pandya, Shubman Gill, Rashid Khan, and David Miller. Remember, our list is hypothetical as the ultimate power lies with the team management and their owners; the following are some potential candidates for the captaincy role:
Although young, Shubman Gill is a talented batsman who has impressed everyone with his performances in the Indian Premier League (IPL). He was the 2nd highest scorer for GT in IPL 2022 and held the 5th spot for scoring the most runs in the season. He has captained the Indian U19 team to a World Cup victory, which shows his leadership abilities.
Rashid Khan is a world-class spinner with experience leading teams in T20 leagues such as the Indian Premier League (IPL). Khan understands the game well and has leadership skills. He steered the Afghanistan national team as a captain in multiple cricket formats, including the T20I international.
David Miller is an experienced campaigner in T20 cricket and has captained South Africa in the past. David Miller had experience running Kings XI Punjab in IPL in 2016 and Barbados Royals in CPL in 2022. And apart from this, he has a lot of experience in captaining multiple T20Is for his national team, South Africa.
Although the team has other valuable experienced players like Wriddhiman Saha, Mohammed Shami, Matthew Wade, etc., ultimately, The team management will evaluate each player’s performance, leadership qualities, and ability to handle pressure situations before deciding the next captain for their franchise.