Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir made his cricket debut below the management of Sourav Ganguly. Gambhir has additionally performed below the management of Rahul Dravid, Anil Kumble and Mahendra Singh Dhoni. India has additionally gained the 2007 ICC T20 World Cup and the 2011 ICC One Day World Cup whereas of their staff India. Both of those World Cups have been gained by India below the captaincy of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Gambhir returned to the Test staff when younger Virat Kohli took over the captaincy of the Indian Test staff. Gautam Gambhir has obtained an opportunity to play with many nice captains. And now out of all these, he has chosen his greatest captain.
Played below the management of profitable Indian captain
Gambhir has performed below the management of virtually each profitable Indian captain in a 13-year-long profession. <! –
It will not be simple to decide on one in every of these, however when Gambhir was requested to personally select the favourite captain, he didn’t hesitate in any respect. Gautam Gambhir described Anil Kumble as India's greatest captain within the Star Sports present Cricket Connected. He mentioned, "Mahendra Singh Dhoni is on top in terms of records, but for me, Kumble is the best captain under whose I played."
If he captained for a very long time, he would break all information
He mentioned, "If Anil Kumble had captained for a long time, he could have broken all captaincy records. Sourav Ganguly also did a good job as captain, but I always wanted Kumble to captain the team for a long time. I have played six Test matches under his leadership. If he had captained the team for a long time, he would have broken all records. "Gambhir praised Anil Kumble," There is a distinction between being a captain and a pacesetter. I performed loads of captains below my profession. Anil Kumble is essentially the most selfless and sincere particular person amongst them. I realized rather a lot from him.''
He has additionally been a profitable captain in IPL
At the identical time, Gautam Gambhir himself has additionally been one of many profitable captains of IPL. Under his management, Kolkata Knight Riders have gained IPL titles twice. Also, Anil Kumble took over the captaincy of Rahul Dravid in November 2007 after leaving the captaincy within the 17th 12 months of his cricket profession. Anil Kumble captained 14 Tests for India in 2007 and 2008, of which three have been gained, 5 misplaced and 6 attracts.
Dhoni is the one captain on the planet to win all three ICC trophies
Anil Kumble has taken 619 wickets in Tests and 337 in ODIs. Mahendra Singh Dhoni took over the captaincy of the Indian cricket staff after his retirement. India has gained all three ICC trophies below Dhoni's captaincy. Dhoni is the one captain on the planet, who has this particular report in his title. Chennai Super Kings have additionally gained the IPL title thrice (2010, 2011, 2018) below the captaincy of Mahendra Singh Dhoni.