Delhi Daredevils have appointed JP Duminy as their captain for the upcoming IPL season. JP Duminy, is an experienced cricketer who made his debut in international cricket in 2004. He has been an integral part of the South African national team.
Gary Kirsten, head coach:
“JP is the right choice to lead the team for the upcoming season.He has the necessary experience and demeanour to take the team forward."
"I have seen him progress and mature as a player and leader through the years with the South African national team. I look- forward to working with him in the upcoming IPL season”.
I’m grateful for the support and belief from the franchisee. It’s an absolute privilege to lead such a talented mix of players. I am excited about the season ahead and sincerely hope, we will be able to turn around the fortunes of DD in the upcoming IPL season
- JP Duminy
Hemant Dua, CEO Delhi Daredevils: “We at the franchisee believe JP Duminy is the right choice to lead the Delhi Daredevils team. He has the necessary credentials and his track record is a proof of his experience. He is a composed individual and well respected by his teammates and peers. We at Delhi Daredevils are confident that under his guidance and leadership we will have a great IPL 2015 season”.
Source - IPL website