South Africa batsman Dean Elgar has expressed his need to captain Proteas within the longest layout of the sport. The left-handed batsman additionally stated that management comes naturally to him and he has abundant revel in of main a crew. “If I used to be requested to do the captaincy it is surely one thing I might assume hard and long about as a result of it might in point of fact imply so much to me,” Recreation24.co.za quoted Elgar as announcing. “It is surely no longer a very easy adventure being a Take a look at captain however I believe management is one thing that comes extraordinarily naturally to me,” he added.
Elgar is probably the most skilled participant within the squad in this day and age. The 33-year-old batsman has up to now captained the South African facet within the absence of Faf du Plessis.
“I have captained groups prior to now, proper up from college stage to the provincial stage after which at a couple of franchise groups. I in point of fact loved it,” stated Elgar
“Captaincy isn’t a task interview, you might be no longer handing in a CV. You have to recognize the folk making the choices and whichever method they select, it is in the end their selection and also you recognize it. However yeah, I will surely have a take into consideration it if it is in anyway up for negotiation,” he added.
Previous, spinner Keshav Maharaj had stated that he can be greater than keen to guide the facet in all 3 codecs of the sport. Maharaj has some management revel in in the back of him as he was once the captain of the home facet Dolphins throughout the One-Day Cup this season.
After Faf du Plessis stepped down because the captain of South Africa, Quinton de Kock changed him because the ODI skipper of the Proteas. De Kock additionally led South Africa within the T20I collection towards England and Australia this yr.
Cricket South Africa is but to call the skipper of the Take a look at facet. South Africa was once slated to excursion Sri Lanka for 3 ODIs and 3 T20Is, however the collection was once postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic.