Pant Has To Await His Chance: Gambhir
The Hindu|January 23, 2019
Pant Has To Await His Chance: Gambhir

Former opener feels the Indian one-day team should not be tinkered with ahead of the World Cup

Rishabh Pant will have to wait for his place in the Indian ODI team, believes Gautam Gambhir. "They've got M.S. Dhoni and Dinesh Karthik there; he can wait for his opportunity? he said here on Tuesday.

"Obviously, he (Pant) has done well in Test cricket. He's doing all the right things. But if you've got Dhoni, who's got man-of-the-series, he deserves to be there now. And it's so dose to the World Cup, you need someone like Dhoni. Karthik has been in decent form as well, over the last four-five months. The good thing is Rishabh is keeping them on their toes?

Gambhir was speaking at an event to launch Funngage PowerPlayer, a nationwide cricket scholarship programme.


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January 23, 2019