New Delhi: After the retirement of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Rishabh Pant has cemented his place as a wicket-keeper batsman in all three formats of Team India. Rishabh Pant has also been performing well for some time, but there are 3 wicketkeepers who can become a threat to him in the T20 World Cup. These 3 wicketkeepers are not less than Rishabh Pant in any case.
When a young player like Rishabh Pant was flourishing in Indian cricket, along with him, Jharkhand wicket-keeper batsman Ishan Kishan was also engaged in proving his talent. Ishan Kishan had made a special kind of performance with his performance in the recent season of IPL. There is no dearth of talent in Ishan Kishan, who was the captain of the Indian Under-19 team. This player has been in the race to return to Indian cricket continuously for some time with his skills. With the kind of talent Ishan Kishan has, he has the ability to replace Rishabh Pant in the T20 World Cup and replace him himself.
There is no dearth of talent among the young players in the Indian cricket team. For some time, one of the best talented players is coming out, of which Kerala’s young wicketkeeper Sanju Samson is also one. Sanju Samson may not have done well during the tour of Sri Lanka, but given his excellent performance on the UAE pitches, he can be given a chance in the T20 World Cup. In IPL 2020, Sanju batted very vigorously on the pitches of UAE. Sanju Samson has proved his batting irony from domestic cricket to IPL for some time now. There is something special in this batsman. In such a situation, Sanju Samson can be a great wicket-keeper batsman for India in the coming years. Sanju has gradually made a place in India’s ODI and T20 team, which seems to have stood as a challenge for Rishabh Pant.
In the Indian cricket team, after Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma, if any batsman is speaking fiercely in limited overs cricket, then it is star batsman KL Rahul. KL Rahul has lost his place in Test cricket, but the way he has performed for the last 1 year, he has cemented his place again in India’s limited overs team. Not only this, due to KL Rahul’s consistent form, he was given a chance as a wicket-keeper batsman on the tour of New Zealand and he performed amazingly. KL Rahul has shown that in which he can make a place in the team as a batsman as well as a wicketkeeper. He has now presented a big challenge for Rishabh Pant in the T20 World Cup.