IPL 2021 : Kane Williamson named the new SRH captain for remainder of the season
After a disappointing start to their IPL campaign, Sunrisers Hyderabad have decided to sack David Warner from captaincy and hand it over to his fellow teammate Kane Williamson who also captains the New Zealand National team. He has got IPL experience and has also captained Sunrisers Hyderabad earlier in 2019 in the absence of David Warner, who then went to win the league.IPL 2021: Kane Williamson named the new SRH captain for the remainder of the season
“The decision has not come lightly as the management respects the enormous impact David Warner has had for the franchise over a number of years,” the club said in a statement. “As we face the remainder of the season, we are sure David will continue to help us strive for success both on and off the field.
“The team management has also made the decision that they will be changing their overseas combination for tomorrow’s (Sunday) match against Rajasthan Royals.”