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Captains in IPL 2024 : A New Era of Leadership

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 Captains in IPL 2024 : A New Era of Leadership
22 Mar 2024
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IPL 2024 has it all: returning captains, rookie captains, captains making a comeback, and captains who are no longer captains.

IPL 2024's New Leaders and High Stakes

As he takes Rohit Sharma's place at the Mumbai Indians, Hardik Pandya will have a mountain to climb. At Gujarat Titans, Shubman Gill will have to step up to take Hardik's large shoes. When Rishabh Pant rejoins the Delhi Capitals as captain, he hopes his knees allow him to stand tall.

After missing the whole previous season due to injury, Shreyas Iyer will have a lot to prove in his role as captain of the Kolkata Knight Riders. When Pat Cummins captains Sunrisers Hyderabad, he will be hoping to carry over his golden form from his time as an Australia captain.

And when Ruturaj Gaikwad takes over as coach of the Chennai Super Kings, he will undoubtedly experience butterflies in his stomach. Even though they will be participating, two of the IPL's most successful captains—Rohit and Mahendra Singh Dhoni—will not be present.

In other words, be ready for some thrilling days ahead since the IPL has recently given itself a revamp.

Leap for happiness.

It's no secret that hitters benefit more from the T20 format. There is just too little that can be done with the ball, whether it is due to Powerplay field constraints or the fact that a bowler can only bowl up to four overs.

However, bowlers may finally relax since they will be able to bowl two bouncers in an over in the IPL 2024. That will undoubtedly cause the batters to be a little less daring in their behavior.

Jaydev Unadkat, the left-arm pacer for Saurashtra, put it thus way: "It's a small change with a huge impact." The Smart Replay System will also be new. The TV umpire and Hawk-Eye experts will be seated in the same room, which will result in faster and more accurate evaluations.

Additionally, there will be more split screens and higher frame rates. The 'Impact Player' regulation from the previous year will still be applied. An Impact Player can be any one of the four replacement players a club names.

The previous role, a new position

Alert your teams, Knight It's fight time for Gautam Gambhir. Though, as a mentor, he is still far too visible, and his competitive and combative demeanor in the Lucknow Super Giants dugout is enough witnessed.

Anticipate Gambhir to perform at his peak as he plans the Knights' comeback, having rejoined his favorite team. Gauti is an accomplished captain who has led the IPL to two championships.

A new residence

Do you consider yourself to be an expert on the home fields of the IPL teams? There will be a new venue opening this season, therefore it's time to get updated. Now based in Mohali, the Punjab Kings once called the PCA Stadium their home.

A few games will be held in the stunning stadium in Dharamsala, while the most of their home games will be held at Mullanpur. Furthermore, before returning to their traditional home at the Kotla in Delhi, the Delhi Capitals will play a few of their home games in Visakhapatnam.

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