With Pant facing criticism from all around in recent times, Kapil Dev has thrown his support behind the young player.
The 38-year old has not played any competitive game since the end of the World Cup in July.
The legendary cricketer recently praised the actor for his commitment and skills.
MS Dhoni, the veteran wicketkeeper-batsman of the Indian cricket team has not been seen on the field after the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup.
In a match against Zimbabwe, Kapil Dev played a knock of 175 runs not out after coming in to bat at 9 runs for 4 wickets.
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Kapil also said that he is not in favor of tinkering with the real format of the game, the Test cricket.
Two moments that will best define the past ten years as far as Dhoni and Indian cricket is concerned are- Dhoni’s six to win the World Cup in 2011 and his heartwrenching run-out in the 2019 edition.
He also felt that the likes of Bhuvneshwar Kumar will last longer.
Ranveer Singh is playing the reel role of Kapil Dev in his upcoming cricket feature based on 1983 World Cup.