Rishabh Pant, the stormy wicketkeeper batsman of Indian cricket, has turned 22 today. Born on October 4, 1997, this player has earned a big name at a very young age and has done feats that many big players were not able to do. Pant, who is famous for his stormy batting, may not be a part of the Indian Test team in the First Test against South Africa, but in the last one year, he has done such amazing things, due to which his return can be anticipated. Pant has climbed the stairs of success very fast. In 2016, this Young batsman represented Team India in all three formats – T20, ODI and Test – within 3 years after making a mark with his batting in the 2016 Under-19 World Cup. Also acquired the experience of playing in the ICC Cricket World Cup. He is called the Future of Indian cricket.
The Indian team is trying to bring an alternative to Mahendra Singh Dhoni . Young wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant is considered as biggest replacement of him. Pant has also demonstrated his talent by playing a few innings. Today was Rishabh Pant’s birthday, for which all the players are congratulating them. Former Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh has congratulated Rishabh Pant on his birthday in a different way. Yuvraj Singh also congratulated his favorite young player Rishabh Pant on his birthday saying that
Former Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh calls Rishabh Pant an upcoming star player of the Indian team. When many team management people were giving statements against Pant recently. At that time, Yuvraj said that we have to show patience with him.
“You cannot manage a young player by making some statements like this.” said Yuvraj Singh. According to Yuvraj Singh , the team management is not managing Pant properly. Once Yuvraj Singh said that he considers Rishabh Pant a bigger match winner than himself, which is a big compliment for any young player. Yuvraj Singh has also done two advertisements with Pant.
So far Rishabh Pant has scored 754 runs in 11 Tests for the Indian team at an average of 44.35. In T20 he has scored 325 runs in 20 matches at an average of 20.31 while in ODIs, he has scored 229 runs in 12 matches at an average of 22.9. Pant is part of the Test squad against South Africa. However, he did not get a chance to play in the First Team as Wriddhiman Saha was selected ahead of him.