Ever since Yuvraj has fallen out of favour, one can see how India has struggled to find an ideal middle-order batsman.
India will begin their World Cup campaign against South Africa on June 5 in Southampton.
Afghanistan bowling sensation responds to Hardik's helicopter.
"We did well in the 2013 Champions Trophy because we played in the IPL."
India does have a plethora of resources to look into in order to make up for the loss of their dynamic first choice opener.
He also stressed however that playing the World Cup is not the end of the world.
He remains the only batsman to complete the triple feat of scoring a century in T20I cricket, a double century in ODI cricket, and a triple century in Test cricket.
The first of the five ODIs will be played in Hyderabad on March 2.
Hazlewood is set to undergo a follow-up scan on Friday which would reveal the progress of his recovery.
"I really do believe Australia can win the World Cup." - Warne.