Rohit Sharma has captained a total of 158 matches in the IPL so far. During this time, the team has won 87 matches under his leadership. At the same time, Rohit faced defeat as captain in 67 matches. That is, Rohit’s win percentage in the Indian Premier League is 55.06. The last two seasons have been excellent for Hardik as captain.
Before IPL 2024, the Mumbai Indians made significant wagers. Mumbai has given Hardik Pandya command of the team for the 17th season of the Indian Premier League. As captain, Hardik will take over for Rohit SharUnsurprisingly, Rohit, who led Mumbai to five championships, decided to step down.
With Hardik getting the captaincy of Mumbai Indians, one of the most successful teams in IPL, the question has also arisen whether he is a better captain than Rohit in this format. Let’s try to explain to res which of Hardik and Rohit are the best captains.
Captain Rohit’s record in IPL
Rohit Sharma has captained a total of 158 matches in the IPL so far. During this time, the team has won 87 matches under his leadership. At the same time, Rohit has faced defeat as captain in 67 matches. That is, Rohit’s win percentage in the Indian Premier League is 55.06. Do not forget that Rohit has also made Mumbai Indians five-time champions under his captaincy.
How is Hardik’s record as captain?
For IPL 2024, Mumbai Indians have handed over the command of the team to Hardik Pandya. The last two seasons have been excellent for Hardik as captain. Hardik made his captaincy debut and made Gujarat Titans champions. At the same time, last season, under his captaincy, Gujarat had reached the finals.
Hardik has captained the team in a total of 31 matches in the IPL, out of which he has won 22, while Hardik has lost only 9 matches as captain. Hardik’s win percentage in captaincy is 70.97.
Who is a better captain Rohit or Hardik?
Compared to Rohit Sharma, Hardik has led the IPL in just a small number of games. It wouldn’t be appropriate to compare him to Hitman in this circumstance. Hardik, though, has looked unrivaled in this league as a captain. Hardik has managed the game skillfully throughout the match with his comprehension. Playing in the IPL under Rohit’s captaincy has made Hardik deserving of the position. It is evident in Hardik’s captaincy that he has picked up many of Rohit and Dhoni’s leadership traits.