Pant has been outstanding in the IPL so far, where he scored 1248 runs in 38 matches with a strike rate of 162.71.
Especially in the previous edition, where he scored 684 runs.
Pant, who is considered a favourite contender to replace Dhoni is all cricket format, earned praises for his crucial contribution in India's historic Test series win in Australia. He scored 350 runs in the four-match Test series, which was second only to Cheteshwar Pujara's tally.
IPL 2019 will start from March 23 where the defending champions Chennai will kick off the season against Virat Kohli-led Bangalore team.
Delhi will play their first match on March 24 against Mumbai.
In a hilarious video, Pant teased former Indian captain MS Dhoni and warned him that the popular "captain cool", will lose his coolness in the upcoming edition of IPL.