Warne believes that MSD is playing is responsibility as a wicket-keeper. Pant can find his place in the team as a specialist batsman.
Warne also said that Dhawan has been a good partner with Rohit but now Pant can start the innings with him.
Warne has described Pant as the strongest contender for the world cup squad in the Indian Team. Warne has said that both Dhoni and Pant can play together in the playing 11.
Pant is a X-factor for the Indian team. And this could prove a good move for India to begin the innings with him.
In Warne’s opinion Pant should be tried as opener in the upcoming Ind-Aus Series . If the experiment work , it could be used in the World Cup.
The T20 and ODI series between India and Australia is as follows.
First T20 International: February 24 (Visakhapatnam)
First T20 International: February 27 (Bengaluru)
First ODI: March 2 (Hyderabad)
Second ODI: March 5 (Nagpur)
Third ODI: March 8 (Ranchi)
Fourth ODI: March 10 (Mohali)
Fifth ODI: March 13 (New Delhi).
Source: NDTV Sports