West Indies Test captain Kieron Pollard is of the opinion that a player does not have to be a leader to lead in the game. He feels that one must play for the team and do what’s best as a captain.
Pollard is all set to star in upcoming Abu Dhabi T10 League He will be representing Deccan Gladiators again this season after playing a strong game in the last season. He will be captaining the squad.
“We have been eagerly waiting for this series to commence, as it has been very exciting during the draft sessions. Captaincy is a part of the job. You don’t have to be the leader to be a leader,” Pollard said.
“I have been a part of the franchise for two years. Being a team leader it matters to me to step in and try to do the best for the team,” he added.
Pollard has been a phenomenal player, and has also proved his worth as a captain on multiple occasions. He also captained the Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Mumbai Indians in the 13th edition of the tournament, in the absence of skipper Rohit Sharma.
The Abu Dhabi T10 League is all set to start from January 28.