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Rishabh Pant, Vijay and Rahane are in the race to be part of the World Cup team: Chief selector MSK Prasad
source Various speculations have started with the selection of the team before the World Cup starting on May 31. Choosing the best team to win the World Cup is a big challenge for team selectors, while chief selector MSK Prasad has indicated that Dhoni is his first choice as a wicketkeeper but Rishabh Pant is also in the race to get a place in the squad. The last date for the 15-member team to be announced for the World Cup is April 23 and before that, the Indian selectors are monitoring each player. Rishabh Pant had an effective performance in Test cricket during the tour of Australia. He had scored two centuries.MSK Prasad said Dhoni has once again the ability to make the team a champion in the World Cup, Because of this, his presence in the team is necessary. source After Dhoni, Dinesh Karthik has proven himself in the middle order and Rishabh Pant has influenced everyone with his performance in all the opportunities received in a year. Rishabh Pant can play large shots but it still needs to show a little maturity. MSK Prasad said, "Vijay Shankar also made impressive performances during New Zealand tour and has forced him to think on the name."In the absence of Kohli, Vijay Shankar batted in third place, where he scored 43 runs from 28 balls in the final match. Prasad said that selectors from 20 players will choose the final -15 players. Prasad indicated that Ajinkya Rahane could be included in the World Cup as a third opener. . Rahane played his last one-day international against South Africa last year. After that he could not make a comeback in the one-day team but in the list A cricket, Rahane scored 597 runs in 11 innings.