India vs South Africa: Injured KL Rahul ruled out of the entire series, Rishabh Pant to captain Team India | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Indian skipper KL Rahul was banned from the T20 International series of five games against South Africa on Wednesday due to injury.
Wicket-keeper batter Rishabh Pant, who was appointed as Rahul’s deputy, will lead the side.
“KL is out of the series and Rishabh Pant will lead the team as he is the designated deputy,” a senior BCCI source told PTI on Thursday.
It is understood that Ruturaj Gaikwad will open the striker alongside Ishan Kishan in Thursday’s series opener.
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