Pant was handed captaincy a week back after Shreyas Iyer was forced out following a shoulder injury, sustained during the ODI series against England last month.
Tag: Rishabh Pant
Pant was named the captain of Delhi Capitals for the upcoming IPL after regular skipper Shreyas Iyer was ruled out of the tournament after he injured his left shoulder during the recently-concluded England’s tour of India.
The highest target chased at The Gabba before India surpassed 328 with three wickets in hand on Tuesday was 236, way back in 1951 by hosts Australia against West Indies.
Pant first dropped Pucovski off the bowling of R Ashwin when the batsman was on 26 and Australia on 49/1. It was a straightforward catch behind the stumps but the wicketkeeper couldn’t hold on to the ball.
The Indian side on Sunday boarded two buses to the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) for a gym session after their practice session was cancelled due to rain.
India closed the day at 386 for four with a lead of 472 runs as the Aussie attack, that included Test leg-spinner Mitchell Swepson, came under the cosh.
The Rishabh Pant’s fans went tizzy after he shared the photograph of her and gave a glimpse of his personal life. Know all about his girlfriend Isha Negi
Pant is yet to be named as replacement for Dhawan as the BCCI is still hopeful that the India opener will recover from his injury in two to three weeks.
“Shikhar out the World Cup. Get Pant on the plane ASAP. KL Rahul to open and Pant at number 4…” Pietersen tweeted.
New Delhi: Delhi Capitals mentor Sourav Ganguly praised wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant, who played a scintillating knock to guide his team to a six-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals in the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Chasing 192, Delhi rode on brilliant half centuries from Shikhar Dhawan (54 off[Read More…]
By Baidurjo Bhose New Delhi: India skipper Virat Kohli and the five wise men — selectors — led by M.S.K. Prasad may have decided to back experience while picking the 15-member squad for the World Cup in England and Wales, but former India opener Gautam Gambhir feels they may have[Read More…]
The ICC World Cup 2019 is just round the corner and ahead of it, on Monday, team India have announced the 15-member squad for the World Cup that is going to take place in England and Wales. Eleven players are selected due to their experience and performance — Virat Kohli[Read More…]
By Baidurjo Bhose New Delhi: There has been a lot of debates on who will be India’s No.4 in the upcoming World Cup. With India skipper Virat Kohli trying a few options in the just-concluded ODI series against Australia, the debate continues on who will finally board the flight to[Read More…]
New Delhi: Former Australia skipper Ricky Ponting believes that Rishabh Pant is perfect for playing the role of Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s deputy in the upcoming World Cup, slated to begin on May 30 in England and Wales. With the 15-member squad still to be picked for the showpiece event, Ponting[Read More…]
Wellington, Showering praise on young stumper Rishabh Pant, India opener Shikhar Dhawan on Tuesday termed Pant as ‘an asset’ for the team. Pant who wasn’t part of the India ODI squad that hammered New Zealand 4-1 recently, returns to the side for the T20I series, starting here on Wednesday. Speaking[Read More…]
ICC awarded the world cup winning moment of India U-19 team with the ICC fan’s moment of the year award.
ICC awards: Virat Kohli creates history, named ODI and Test player of the year, wins Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy
Indian skipper Virat Kohli and pacer Jasprit Bumrah are the only players to feature in both ODI and Test team of the year in the ICC Men’s Team of the Year.
Indian wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant has returned home after India writes a historic win against Australia in Test series. Rishabh Pant was thoroughly entertaining in the 2-1 Test series win against Australia. He displayed a well-disciplined batting and wicket-keeping. He also entertained the viewers by his chattering behind the stumps.[Read More…]
Dubai, Rishabh Pant has attained new highs for an Indian wicket-keeper in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Test rankings after his superb century in the drawn final Test against Australia in Sydney. The 21-year-old left-hander has gained 21 slots and reached 17th place, the joint-highest by a specialist India wicket-keeper[Read More…]
India has batted brilliantly and declared their innings by putting 622 runs on the board. India batted almost till the end of the 2nd Day of the fourth Test between India and Australia, recording two 150s and two half-centuries in an inning by Cheteshwar Pujara (193), Rishabh Pant (159*), Ravindra[Read More…]
In the third match of the Australia-India Test series, both the sides were involved in healthy bantering throughout. But it was the rivalry between Rishabh Pant and Tim Paine which trumped it all. Tim Paine, the Australian captain and wicketkeeper asked his counterpart if he can babysit Paine’s kids. After[Read More…]
On Saturday, during the 2nd Innings of Australia of Boxing day Test match between India and Australia, Rishabh Pant gave a mouthful to Tim Paine calling him a ‘temporary captain’. This sledging by Indian wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant came out of the sequence after Aussie captain poked him on the 3rd[Read More…]
Delhi Capitals, who changed their name from Delhi Daredevils, will be led by Shreyas Iyer. Delhi Capitals are the only team so far that has not made it to the Indian Premier League (IPL) final. They have local player Shikhar Dhawan back in their side who featured for them in[Read More…]
New Delhi: Rising wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant was on Thursday included in the India squad for the first two One-Day Internationals (ODI) of the five-match rubber against the West Indies on October 21 and 24, the BCCI announced. Rishabh Pant has been in prolific form with the willow in the longer[Read More…]
Opener Lokesh Rahul and Rishabh Pant’s heroics went in vain as England defeated India by 118 runs in the fifth and final Test to clinch the series 4-1 at the Oval here on Tuesday. With India chasing a massive 463-run target, the last day of the series saw a bit[Read More…]