India batting coach Vikram Rathour says out-of-favour wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant nonetheless has the backing of crew administration.
Pant has misplaced his spot within the Test aspect to Wriddhiman Saha, whereas KL Rahul is most popular behind the stumps in white-ball cricket. However, Rathour believes Pant is a ‘particular’ expertise who can carry a lot to the aspect when he begins scoring runs once more.
“He (Rishabh Pant) hasn’t had a great last year and hasn’t done too well in international cricket. He still has the backing of the team management and we believe he is a special player. He can still bring a lot to the Indian cricket team once he starts scoring,” Rathour stated in an interplay with Sportskeeda.
Rathour stated the strain to interchange MS Dhoni was by no means going to make issues simple for Pant however so long as he stored working laborious, he would change into a match-winner for India.
“MS Dhoni is still around, we don’t know what is happening with him, but replacing someone like him is not and was never going to be easy, with the kind of stature he had in international cricket.
“Pant has had a few failures so he has been underneath strain to carry out, however one thing like this makes you a stronger and higher participant.
“He’s working really hard on the physical aspect, he is training hard, he is practising hard, and I have absolutely no doubt that if we keep backing him, eventually he will be a match-winner for Team India.”