Vikram Rathour on Saturday said Rishabh Pant will be a "massive player" for the Indian team once he starts getting runs, backing the under-fire wicketkeeper to the hilt.
Getting the core of players right without too much tinkering will be India's priority going into the 2020 T20 World Cup, batting coach Vikram Rathour said.
India vs South Africa: Yuvraj Singh said that Rishabh Pant has "a lot of potential" and urged the captain and coach to mentor him according to his character.
Vikram Rathour has replaced Sanjay Bangar as the batting coach of Indian men's cricket team.
MSK Prasad-led selection committee short-listed candidates for various coaching positions with Vikram Rathour, Bharat Arun and R Sridhar on priority list for the role of the team's support staff.
BCCI shortlists candidates for various coaching positions.
The original deadline for the appointments was July 1 but the COA extended it to July 25.
The appointment of Vikram Rathour as the India A coach has run into rough weather with questions of conflict of interest.
Virat Kohli is a great player and has been extremely hungry and hardworking, said former national selector Vikram Rathour.
Rathore and Karim, in turns, held discussions with Sehwag for more than 20 minutes each during the Indian team's training session at the Feroze Shah Kotla grounds here on Saturday.
Rathour and Saba had a long chat with India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who is under pressure following the team's dismal performance since the 2011 tour of England.
Domestic record-setting batsman, Amol Muzumdar on Tuesday endorsed the new Ranji Trophy format featuring all teams in three groups - A, B and C - and points system along with a host of cricketer-turned coaches.