IPL 2019: Delhi Capitals captain Shreyas Iyer is a Cristiano Ronaldo fan! Fans got a glimpse of that when Iyer broke into a CR7-style celebration after taking a free-kick while Capitals camp at the Feroz Shah Kotla. Iyer took over as captain of the franchise during last season when Gautam Gambhir decided to step aside as skipper middle of the season after the Daredevils hit a slump. With a new look and a change of name, Iyer would be hoping for a change of fortune as well. Delhi Capitals is a young team with promising youngsters guided by experienced Ricky Ponting and Sourav Ganguly. Also Read - Next Stop 800 Goals: After Scoring 750th Goal, Cristiano Ronaldo Thanks Loyal Opponents Who Made Him Work Harder
Here is the video where you can see Iyer does a Ronaldo celebration: Also Read - Juventus vs Dynamo Kyiv: Cristiano Ronaldo Scores 750th Career Goal in 3-0 Champions League Win
Meanwhile, Delhi Capitals is one of the few franchises which has never won the title. The Capitals would play their tournament opener on Day 2 of the league when they lock horns with a formidable Mumbai Indians.
Full squad of Delhi Capitals: Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant, Prithvi Shaw, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Harshal Patel, Rahul Tewatia, Jayant Yadav, Manjot Kalra, Colin Munro, Chris Morris, Kagiso Rabada, Sandeep Lamichhane, Trent Boult, Shikhar Dhawan, Hanuma Vihari, Axar Patel, Ishant Sharma, Ankush Bains, Nathu Singh, Sherfane Rutherford, Keemo Paul, Jalaj Saxena, Colin Ingram, Bandaru Ayyappa