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The PCB is refraining from any knee-jerk reaction with regards to the captaincy. Any decision regarding a possible change in the Men in Green's leadership will be made after the appointment of the head coach.
Young is leading the the next captain Pogba took the captaincy last weekend in the absence of Ashley Young, who has been the skipper under Solskjaer, even if the Norwegian insisted Valencia remained club captain early in his Old Trafford reign.
Gambhir while revealing his decision, tweeted, "Time to pass the captaincy baton to youngsters, hence have requested the DDCA selectors not to consider me for that role.
'There is no question about Sarfraz's captaincy', he said.
Captaincy feels like a joy in the first moment and then from that moment on it's only work.
"I was encouraged to give up the captaincy of the province if I was to hold on to the national captaincy.
Andrew Flintoff's Test captaincy would act as a cautionary tale against the move.
He said vice captain and wicket-keeper Sarfraz Ahmed is the most likely and suitable option for the ODI captaincy. "If Azhar is removed, then defiantly Sarfraz will be given the responsibility" he said.
But with India in need to rebuild a team for the future, he believes Virat needs to take over the captaincy in ODIs and T20Is.
I am not against in giving him the captaincy but give him gradually, he said adding let him settle down first in the T20 format.
"Captaincy targets have never been a motivating factor of mine.