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Replacement of Rishabh Pant in IPL 2023: Rishabh Pant will probably not play in IPL 2023. In the absence of Rishabh Pant, Delhi Capitals can try these five Indian players - Baba Indrajith, Priyank Panchal, Dinesh Bana, Abhimanyu Easwaran, Mohammad Azharuddin.
The domestic season has been fantastic for Baba Indrajith. Apart from this, this young player has been bought by Delhi Capitals in the auction. Baba Indrajith has presented a view of excellent cricket for Tamil Nadu. However, in IPL 2023, Delhi Capitals can include Baba Indrajith in the playing eleven in place of Rishabh Pant.
Delhi Capitals bought Priyank Panchal in IPL auction 2023. Earlier, Priyank Panchal batted brilliantly for Gujarat in the domestic season. Priyank Panchal is known for his aggressive batting. Priyank Panchal has scored 12,270 runs in domestic cricket. In the absence of Rishabh Pant, the Delhi Capitals team can bet on Priyank Panchal.
The Indian Under-19 team won the world in the year 2021. Dinesh Bana was a part of that Indian team. This young player has impressed a lot with his aggressive batting. In the absence of Rishabh Pant, Dinesh Bana can prove to be a great option for Delhi Capitals.
Abhimanyu Easwaran is the captain of the India-A team. In the IPL auction 2023, Delhi Capitals bought Abhimanyu Easwaran for a base price of Rs 20 lakhs. This player started playing domestic cricket in the year 2013. Abhimanyu Easwaran has scored 9680 runs in domestic cricket. However, in IPL 2023, Abhimanyu Easwaran can be the replacement of wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant.
Mohammad Azharuddin was a part of Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL 2022. However, in the IPL auction 2023, RCB did not take Mohammad Azharuddin. Actually, Mohammad Azharuddin plays for Kerala in domestic cricket. In the IPL auction 2023, Delhi Capitals bought Mohammad Azharuddin for a base price of Rs 20 lakhs. However, Delhi Capitals Management can try Mohammad Azharuddin in the playing XI in place of Rishabh Pant.