After Virat Kohli resigned from Test captaincy, everyone has been mulling over the successor to him. Many may think that there is no need to rack one’s brain over this. It is evident that Rohit Sharma is the Captain of the Indian test team too.
But confusion began when Legends like Sunil Gavaskar referred to Rishabh Pant as Kohli’ successor for Test captaincy. Some brought Bumrah’ name too. Likewise, some have been suggesting to appoint KL Rahul as Test Captain by keeping the future in mind.
Most of the sports analysts and Legends have been saying calm and composure Rohit will be the right choice to lead team India in Tests. Already, Rohit was the T20I and ODI captain for the Indian cricket team.
Some questioned his inconsistency, especially in Tests. The aforementioned people have answers for this too. Rohit will excel when responsibility is given by showing his incredible track record in the IPL.
As per the reports, it is almost confirmed it is Rohit who is the successor to Kohli in Test Captaincy. The BCCI will make an official statement regarding this.