India faced defeat in the third T20 against New Zealand (India vs New Zealand) and lost the series by a 2-1 margin. Meanwhile, Indian team chief selector MSK Prasad has said that both Rishabh Pant and Ajikya Rahane are in the list of potential players for the World Cup to be held this year in England.
While praising the young wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant in an interview given to ESPN, MSK Prasad said that for the past some time Pant has improved his game in three formats of cricket. According to him, his game needs maturity right now. As he plays more games, his game will fade. For this reason, we fed him with India A.
Talking about Rahane, the chief selector said that Ajinkya Rahane has shown a great game in domestic cricket in recent times. He definitely deserves to play in the World Cup. Tell that Rahane has been playing domestic cricket for quite some time and her performance in it is amazing. He has scored 597 runs in 11 innings at an average of 74.62 in this season of List A cricket. Apart from this, Chief Selectors praised the young all-rounder Vijay Shankar and said that he is a very talented player.