Rishabh Pant has played only three ODIs thus far in a young career - all against West Indies - but his impressive form in Tests and for India A has received a positive appraisal from the selectors.
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.
India opener Smriti Mandhana said her team needs to address its batting woes, especially after losing all the games from winning positions.
India vs New Zealand: India lost to New Zealand by 4 runs after failing to chase down 212 in Hamilton. India lost the T20I series to the Black Caps 1-2 after winning the ODI series 1-4.
In the Indian team that played five ODIs in New Zealand (India vs New Zealand), young batsman Shubman Gill also included.