Rishabh Pant gets ODI call against West Indies in Guwahati

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Oct 21, 2018, 02.31 PM(IST)

Rishabh Pant (Source: @ICC) Photograph:( Twitter )

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Pant received his ODI cap from world cup winning captain MS Dhoni.

Rishabh Pant received his maiden One-Day International call against West Indies in the first ODI of five-match series in Guwahati today.

India recently swept the two-match Test series, in which Pant impressed the spectators after a strong performance in the five-day games.

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Pant took to Twitter to reveal his excitement, he wrote, "Always ready to give my 100 per cent on a cricket field. Cannot wait to take on the West Indies in the first ODI on Sunday!."

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Pant received his ODI cap from world cup winning captain MS Dhoni.

He has been added as a specialist batsman to fill number five spot with Dhoni playing as the wicket-keeper.

The ODIs will be played in Guwahati (October 21), Indore (October 24), Pune (October 27), Mumbai (October 29) and Thiruvananthapuram (November 1).