Shubman Gill's replacements for World Cup 2023 opener against Australia

3. Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli in sensational form, can open if Shubman Gill misses match.

2. KL Rahul

KL Rahul has a low strike rate as an opener, but he is a dependable batter in the middle order.

1. Ishan Kishan

Kishan is front-runner to replace Gill in World Cup opener, with recent knocks of 82 and 210.*

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