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Eoin Morgan will be the new captain of KKR. Under Morgan’s captaincy, England won the ODI World Cup in 2019.
- KKR is fourth in the points table with 8 points, having won 4 of the seven matches played so far, while 3 have lost.
- England won the ODI World Cup in 2019 under the captaincy of Eoin Morgan, have scored 175 runs at an average of 35 in seven matches played so far.
Dinesh Karthik has handed over the captaincy of Kolkata Knight Riders to Eoin Morgan. Karthik said that he has done this to focus on his batting. Kolkata Knight Riders are currently at number four in the points table. It has eight points. They have won 4 out of 7 matches played so far and lost 3.
Cricket website ESPN Cricinfo quoted Kolkata CEO Vanki Mysore as saying, “We were lucky that we had a captain like Karthik who always put the team first. It takes courage to take such decisions.”
He said, “We are surprised by his decision. But we respect his decision and wish him the best. We are also happy that Morgan, the current vice-captain who won the World Cup under his captaincy in 2019 Are willing to do. We hope this change will work in the team’s interest. “
England has won the ODI World Cup in 2019 under Morgan’s captaincy.
England won the ODI World Cup in 2019 under Mergen’s captaincy. He was bought by Knight Riders for Rs 5.25 crore. Morgan has scored 175 runs in 7 matches played at an average of 35. While Karthik has scored 108 runs in 7 matches at an average of 15.42. Karthik is the captain of the team since 2018. They were bought by the team in 2018 for 7.4 crores. KKR was fourth with that. Whereas in 2019 the team could not reach the playoffs.