Mohammad Azharuddin backs Rishabh Pant as potential India captain in future


Rishabh Pant, who has been appointed as the new captain of IPL franchise Delhi Capitals, can go on to lead the country in the future feels former India cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin. Pant is currently enjoying a great outing with the bat and was an instrumental figure in India’s recent win against Australia and England.

“Rishabh Pant has had such fabulous few months, establishing himself in all formats. It won’t come as a surprise if the selectors see him as a front-runner fr Indian captaincy in near future. His attacking cricket will stand India in good stead in times to come,” Azharuddin tweeted.