India lost the first T20I against South Africa by a huge margin of 7 wickets on Thursday night. With this, Team India has lagged 0-1 in this series of 5 matches. After this defeat of India, some such figures came out, after seeing which everyone is surprised. Actually, in 2022, Team India has played a total of 17 matches in all formats. In 11 of these matches, the team has been led by Rohit Sharma, while in the remaining 6 matches there have been other captains. The surprising thing is that apart from Rohit Sharma, no captain has been able to lead India to victory this year.
Rohit Sharma’s record is 100% this year
Rohit Sharma has captained Team India in 3 ODIs, 6 T20s and two Test matches this year and every time India has won under Rohit’s captaincy. First, India under the captaincy of Rohit, in February this year, swept the West Indies 3-0 in the ODI and T20 series. After this, the team managed to clean sweep Sri Lanka in the series of three T20 and two Test matches.
Apart from Rohit Sharma, other captains failed
Apart from Rohit Sharma, this year Team India has been captained by Virat Kohli, KL Rahul and Rishabh Pant. Under Kohli’s leadership, Team India lost a Test in South Africa, while on the same tour under Rahul’s captaincy, the team had to face defeat in one Test and three ODIs. On Thursday, in the absence of senior players, Rishabh Pant got a chance to take charge of the team, but he also failed.