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India's tour of West Indies: Skipper Virat Kohli hints at Rishabh Pant's inclusion for third ODI

India's tour of West Indies: Skipper Virat Kohli hints at Rishabh Pant's inclusion for third ODI

After a crushing 105-run victory over West Indies in the second ODI, Indian skipper Virat Kohli has now hinted towards experimenting with his squad. This could serve as an opportunity for Rishabh Pant to display his potential with the bat when the team heads to Antigua for the third encounter on June 30.

WATCH: Virat Kohli & Co wish women's team all the best ahead of World Cup campaign

WATCH: Virat Kohli & Co wish women's team all the best ahead of World Cup campaign

India are in the group of death, which also has defending champions Australia, and New Zealand.

WATCH: Brilliant Bhuvneshwar Kumar gives India a dream start against Bangladesh in ICC CT 2017 semi-final

WATCH: Brilliant Bhuvneshwar Kumar gives India a dream start against Bangladesh in ICC CT 2017 semi-final

Defending champions India sure started the second semi-final of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 as the obvious favourites, but even the greatest of teams need good starts.

WATCH: Bhuvneshwar Kumar direct hit FLOORS Kusal Mendis in ICC Champions Trophy

WATCH: Bhuvneshwar Kumar direct hit FLOORS Kusal Mendis in ICC Champions Trophy

Despite the defeat, there were takeaways for India. Dhawan's century, his opening stand with Rohit, Dhoni's contribution – both with bat and gloves and Kedar Jadhav's finishing touches were high-points from the match.

Happy to see quality pacemen emerging from India, says Glenn McGrath

Happy to see quality pacemen emerging from India, says Glenn McGrath

McGrath said the emergence of fast bowlers like Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar augurs well for India.

Bowlers give Men in Blue strong chance to defend ICC Champions Trophy title: VVS Laxman

Bowlers give Men in Blue strong chance to defend ICC Champions Trophy title: VVS Laxman

Virat Kohli-led India will start their Champions Trophy campaign on June 4 against arch-rivals Pakistan at Edgbaston.

ICC Champions Trophy Warm-up: Virat Kohli and Co embarrass Bangladesh with a stunning 240-run victory

ICC Champions Trophy Warm-up: Virat Kohli and Co embarrass Bangladesh with a stunning 240-run victory

Among batsmen, Dinesh Karthik made a strong case for a middle-order slot with a stylish 94 off 77 balls.

ICC Champions Trophy: Skipper Virat Kohli hails pace quartet, says India can win titles with bowlers

ICC Champions Trophy: Skipper Virat Kohli hails pace quartet, says India can win titles with bowlers

India's chase was, however, cut short by rain. But thanks to a superior batting performance, India won the match by 45 runs via D/L method.

WATCH: Flying stumps! Bhuvneshwar Kumar gives perfect response to Corey Anderson with an unplayable delivery

WATCH: Flying stumps! Bhuvneshwar Kumar gives perfect response to Corey Anderson with an unplayable delivery

Chasing 190-run target, India won the match by 45 runs via D/L method after rain stopped the play at Kennington Oval.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Virat Kohli, Mohammed Shami shine as India beat New Zealand by 45 runs in rain-curtailed warm-up game

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Virat Kohli, Mohammed Shami shine as India beat New Zealand by 45 runs in rain-curtailed warm-up game

Chasing 190-run target, India were 129 for 3 in 26 overs, when rain stopped play but they were comfortably ahead of the Black Caps as per Duckworth-Lewis par score of 84 after 26 overs.

Indian cricketers, KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar review 'Sachin: A Billion Dreams'

Indian cricketers, KL Rahul, Shikhar Dhawan, Bhuvneshwar Kumar review 'Sachin: A Billion Dreams'

A special screening was organised for Virat Kohli and Co. before they take off to England for Champions Trophy participation.

IPL 2017: David Warner to lead Ricky Ponting's Team of the Season; Gautam Gambhir, Robin Uthappa also in

IPL 2017: David Warner to lead Ricky Ponting's Team of the Season; Gautam Gambhir, Robin Uthappa also in

In total, six Indian players were selected in the XI along with 1 Australian, 1 England, 2 South African and 1 Afghanistan players.

IPL: Ricky Ponting names best batsmen, bowlers and fielders of 2017 season

IPL: Ricky Ponting names best batsmen, bowlers and fielders of 2017 season

David Warner was the only batter amassing more than 500 runs in this term while as many as 5 players, including Virat Kohli (973) and Warner (848), had achieved the feat in 2016.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar denies dating actress Anusmriti Sarkar, says will reveal true identity when time comes

Bhuvneshwar Kumar denies dating actress Anusmriti Sarkar, says will reveal true identity when time comes

On Friday, rumours of the Indian speedster dating Tollywood actress Anusmriti Sarkar spread, with a media report claiming the duo were spotted on a dinner date.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar slams media in hard-hitting post after reports of him dating an actress went viral

Bhuvneshwar Kumar slams media in hard-hitting post after reports of him dating an actress went viral

Bhuvneshwar is the leading wicket-taker in Indian Premier League 2017.

IPL 2017: Bhuvneshwar Kumar spotted with mystery actress on dinner date – See Pic!

IPL 2017: Bhuvneshwar Kumar spotted with mystery actress on dinner date – See Pic!

As per media reports, the girl was none other than model and Telegu film actor Anusmriti Sarkar who had also worked in the Bengali film industry. 

WATCH: Bhuvneshwar Kumar's magical over which almost sealed the deal for Hyderabad against Kolkata in IPL Eliminator

WATCH: Bhuvneshwar Kumar's magical over which almost sealed the deal for Hyderabad against Kolkata in IPL Eliminator

But his efforts failed to inspire the team, with the Gautam Gambhir-led KKR winning the match by seven wickets. KKR will play Mumbai Indians in the second qualifier for a place in Sunday's final against Rising Pune Supergiant.

IPL 2017, Eliminator : Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad – Players to watch out for!

IPL 2017, Eliminator : Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad – Players to watch out for!

It almost seems like a repeat teleacast of last year's eleminator where both the teams battled it out to move a step closer to the final. But Kolkata's run chase was cut short by a disciplined Hyderabad bowling unit as SRH registered a 22-run victory and eventually lead up in the tournament to win the final.

WATCH: Mercurial MS Dhoni treats packed Hyderabad crowd to special show; punishes  Bhuvneshwar Kumar with massive sixes

WATCH: Mercurial MS Dhoni treats packed Hyderabad crowd to special show; punishes Bhuvneshwar Kumar with massive sixes

Mercurial Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Thursday once again showed his hitting prowess by punishing the season's leading wicket-taker Bhuvneshwar Kumar in the Sunrisers Hyderabad-Rising Pune Supergiant match of the Indian Premier League 2017.