IPL 2021 is set to commence on April 9, 2021. Mumbai Indians will lock horns with Royal Challengers Bangalore in the first match of IPL 2021 at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. While Mumbai Indians will be led by Rohit Sharma, Royal Challengers Bangalore will be led by Virat Kohli.
Skippers have a major role to play in Indian Premier League. A top-performing skipper motivates the players to give their best and players also develop a lot of trust in the captain. There are few skippers who have earned accolades for their brilliant leadership in Indian Premier League.
Delhi Capitals have suffered a big blow after their skipper Shreyas Iyer was ruled out of IPL 2021 due to an injury. The team will probably go with Rishabh Pant as the new skipper. As IPL 2021 takes a countdown, here we take a look at captains of all teams in IPL 2021 and give them a rating out of 10 on the basis of their own and team’s performance.
IPL 2021: Rating The Captains Of All 8 Teams
8. Sanju Samson (Rajasthan Royals) – Rating: 5
Sanju Samson is the weakest skipper among all the captains in IPL 2021. Samson is a great batsman but he has no experience of leading the team. Samson gets a rating of 5 for his captainship. Samson will be under scrutiny for his leadership in IPL 2021 and he can also be changed midway during the season if the team fails to perform well under him.