Who is Rishabh Pant?
Rishabh Rajendra Pant is the Indian middle-order batsman and wicket-keeper who plays for India and for Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League. On 1 February 2016, Rishabh Pant hit the fastest half-century ( in 18 Balls ) at the under-19 level. He also became the third-youngest person to score three centuries.
Rishabh Pant Biography
|Full Name||Rishabh |
|Born||4 October |
|Age||23 ( as of |
Feb 2021 )
|Place of |
( Batsman and
( approx )
|1.7 m Or |
( approx )
Rishabh Pant Family
Girlfriend, Relationships, Affairs and More
Rishabh Pant’s Education
|School||The Indian |
|College||Sri Venkateshwar |
|Role||Batsman and |
|Delhi Capitals, |
Rishabh Pant Debut in all Formats
|21 October 2018, |
Against West Indies
( in Guwahati )
|1 February 2017, |
( in Bengaluru )
|18 August 2018, |
( in Nottingham )
|Hobbies||Movie watching |
Pant Social Media Presence
Rishabh Pant Biography
Rishabh was born on 4 October 1997 in Roorkee, Uttarakhand. His father’s name was Rajendra Pant and his mother’s, Saroj Pant. Pant received his early education from the Indian Public School, Dehradun. He loved playing cricket since childhood, his parents also supported him fully.
Due to not having a cricket academy in Roorkee, Rishabh used to come to Delhi with his mother at the age of twelve, he was trained by Tarak Sinha at Sonnet Cricket Academy. He and his mother had to stay in a gurdwara at Moti Bagh in Delhi as they had no place to live there.
Rishabh Pant’s coach Tarak Sinha suggested him to go to Rajasthan to play Under-13 and Under-15 but to no avail. The turning point of Rishabh’s career came when he got an opportunity to play under-19 for Delhi against Assam.
In the first match, Pant scored only 35 runs, this caused him to hear the rebuke of his coach, but in the second match, Pant scored 135 runs, this inning was the most important innings of his life.
- Rishabh made his first debut in the 2015–17 Ranji Trophy.
- Playing against Maharashtra in the 2016 -17 Ranji Trophy, Pant hit an innings of 308 runs, becoming the third-youngest Indian player to score a triple century in first-class cricket.
- Pant scored the fastest century in Delhi’s match against Jharkhand in Ranji Trophy, that too in just 48 balls.
- On 1 February 2017, Delhi named Pant a captain for the 2016–17 Vijay Hazare Trophy.
- In the 2017-18 zonal T20 league, Pant scored the second-fastest century in just 32 balls.
Indian Premier League ( IPL )
- On 6 January 2016, seeing the great performance of Rishabh Pant, Delhi Daredevils bought Pant for 1.9 crores.
- In May 2018, Pant scored 128 off 63 balls against Sunrisers Hyderabad, the highest run scored by any Indian batsman in IPL history. Although K.L. Rahul has broken Pant’s record by scoring 132 runs.
- Pant was named to the T20 international squad list on 1 February 2017. Pant played the first T20 international against England on 1 February 2017 at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore.
- Pant made his debut in Test against England on 18 August 2018.
- Pant made his ODI Formats debut on 21 October 2018 against West Indies in Guwahati.
Memorable Cricket Innings
Pant overturned the entire match by scoring 101 runs off 118 balls with 14 fours and two sixes at a strike rate of 85.59 against England in the fourth Test match at the Narendra Modi Stadium on 4 March. He was also selected as the Man of the Match for this.
Facts About Rishabh Pant ( His Records )
- Rishabh became the fastest Indian wicket-keeper to score 1,000 runs in Test cricket.
- On 1 February 2016, during the Under-19 tournament, Pant hit a half-century in 18 balls, the fastest at this level.
- Pant hit the first ball six in his Test debut.
- Pant is considered a replacement for MS Dhoni.
- Rishabh is seen as an aggressive batsman, he changes the stance of the match as soon as he comes on the field.
- Pant is a big fan of Australian cricketer Adam Gilchrist.
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