Cricketer of the 12 months Quinton de Kock opens up about stepping down as captain of the Check workforce


SA males’s cricketer of the 12 months Quinton de Kock has revealed why he was stood down as captain of the Check workforce and mentioned the strain that comes with the captaincy function within the longer format of the sport was simply an excessive amount of for him to deal with.

“I believe the truth is that it’s simply an excessive amount of for me to deal with and I do know that‚ and I realised that‚” mentioned De Kock after being voted as SA males’s cricketer of the 12 months on the Cricket South Africa (CSA) digital awards ceremony on the weekend.

De Kock additionally bagged the Check cricketer of the 12 months and the boys’s participant’s participant of the 12 months awards at an occasion that was held with out the standard glitz and glamour synonymous with the normal gala on account of Covid-19.

The 27-year-old took over the captaincy function from Faf du Plessis on the finish of the disastrous Check collection defeat towards England in January.