Graeme Swann does not want to see Joe Root leading the Three Lions in near future.
There has been a lot of buzz about Root in England at the moment. People want him to be appointed the captain in all formats of the game as soon as possible.
But, Swann reckons if the selectors do that, it will not turn out to be beneficial at the end.
According to Swann, Root is playing his Cricket freely at the moment. He is expressing himself on the field and is enjoying life and his energy in the changing room gives a bit of freshness to the other guys too. All of a sudden, if he is loaded with responsibility, he would be forced to change himself and get calmer and that would not necessarily prove to be beneficial for him. So, even if a situation arises where the selectors need to replace Alistair Cook as skipper, the Yorkshire man should not be considered. (more…)