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India will miss Rishabh Pant in WC: Ganguly

IANS  |  Kolkata 

Former believes that the Men in Blue will miss the services of Rishabh in the upcoming in England and starting May 30.

was not included in the 15-member squad with stumper-batsman getting the nod of the selectors. But the 21-year old had a good outing in the (IPL) for Capitals and had played a pivotal role in helping the team reach their first playoffs since 2012.

"will miss Rishab at the World Cup," said Ganguly, who was also Capitals'

Asked if he should be drafted in with injured, said: "You can't say like that. I hope Kedar gets fit, but Pant will be missed."

Commenting on Rohit Sharma's captaincy after he led Indians to a record fourth IPL title in on Sunday, rated him as one of the best captains.

"He is one of best captains around. Both and are terrific teams," Ganguly said.

Indians beat arch-rivals Super Kings by one run in the final of the IPL played at the in

On Capitals' season, Ganguly rued the team not making the final. "Ya, we did well, but didn't make the finals," he said.

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First Published: Mon, May 13 2019. 22:10 IST
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