Pant was not included in the 15-member World Cup squad with stumper batsman Dinesh Karthik getting the nod. But the 21-year-old had a good Indian Premier League outing for Delhi Capitals and he helped the team reach their first playoffs.
On Rohit Sharma as captain after he led Mumbai Indians to a record fourth IPL title, Ganguly rated him as one of the best captains. "He is one of best captains around. Both Mumbai and Chennai are terrific teams," he said.
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