Kohli supports Rishabh Pant

Rishabh Pant has been named India's preferred wicket keeper ahead of MS Dhoni for West Indies series. The first T20 will be played today. Ahead of the match, Captain Kohli has said, 'The time has come for Rishabh Pant to unleash his rich potential in all three formats'.'It's a great opportunity for someone like Rishabh Pant to really play a lot of international cricket, show his credentials, really unleash his potential at this stage,' Kohli said. 

'We know how much ability he has and we all want him to become a consistent performer for the Indian cricket team. MS Dhoni's experience is always going to be a very crucial factor but having said that some of these younger guys have a great opportunity ahead of them and they should just look forward to it.'