He finished with 117 against Australia.
India suffered a huge jolt when opener Shikhar Dhawan was ruled out of the remainder of the World Cup. A report suggested that Dhawan's injury has not been healed yet and team management is all set to announce his ouster from the tournament.
"Following several specialist opinions, he will remain in a cast until mid-July, which rules him out of the ICC World Cup 2019".
Dhawan, 33, picked up the injury on his left thumb during the June 9 clash against Australia in London and was initially ruled out of three games - against Pakistan (June 16), Afghanistan (June 22) and the West Indies (June 27). Scans then revealed hairline fracture, raising apprehensions that Dhawan might get ruled out of the tournament.
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As a outcome, the 21-year-old Pant, whose omission from the original squad had kicked up a storm given his exceptional form in the past one year, has got the big break.
The BCCI has put a request to the World Cup technical committee to allow Rishabh Pant, who linked up with the Indian team last week after being called up as cover for Dhawan, as the replacement in India's squad of 15.
Dhawan's place at the top of the batting lineup was taken by KL Rahul, who was bumped up from the middle order to open against Pakistan at Old Trafford last Sunday.
"Shikhar Dhawan has fractured the base of the metacarpal (bone) of his left hand". Rishabh Pant has been named as his replacement. "He is not in a position to take part in the World Cup", the source was quoted by IANS. Their game against New Zealand was washed out due to rain.