Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Wednesday 12 Jun 2024 Rishabh Pant could be a front-runner for Indian captaincy in the near future: Mohammed Azharuddin Former India captain Mohammed Azharuddin has claimed that attacking wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant could become a front-runner to captain the Indian team in the future. On Tuesday, Pant was confirmed as the captain of Delhi Capitals for IPL 2021 season, with regular skipper Shreyas Iyer being ruled to due to injury. Iyer hurt his shoulder while trying to stop a ball in the first ODI against England.