South Africa star pacers Anrich Nortje & Kagiso Rabada departs for India to join their Delhi Capitals squad in Mumbai ahead of the IPL 2021. Delhi Capitals took to Twitter to share the news with their fans.
“Now Boarding: The only #MondayMotivation you need. @AnrichNortje02 & @KasigoRabada25 are ON THEIR Way to #IPL2021 #YehHaiNayiDilli,” Delhi Capitals tweeted. Last week few players of the Delhi Capitals started their outdoor training after completing their seven days Quarantine in Mumbai.
On Saturday, Delhi Capitals Assistant Coach Mohammed Kaif who attended his first practice session with the DC squad at the Cricket Club of India in Mumbai expressed that the franchise is aiming for winning nothing less than the title of IPL.
“We want to go one step ahead this year & that’s the Goal of the Delhi Capitals team. We have the players to win the title this year. We were very close to it last year & the plus point for us is that most of our players such as Rishabh Pant have been playing a lot of cricket. They have been in touch with the game & therefore they are in god rhythm for going into the IPL”, said Mohammed Kaif in an Official Press release.
“The players are carrying out batting & bowling drills in the last few days. As a Coaching group, we have decided to focus on fielding skills in today’s practice session. The players took some brilliant catches under lights, it was a great session. It got an opportunity to meet many young players in the team & the experienced ones as well. I had a good conversation with Ravichandran Ashwin & Ajinkya Rahane”, he added. Delhi Capitals will start their IPL 2021 Campaign against CSK at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on April 10.