Rishabh Pant

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Rishabh Pant
Personal information
Full name Rishabh Rajendra Pant
Born (1997-10-04) 4 October 1997 (age 22)
Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India[1]
Batting style Left-handed
Role Wicket-keeper batsman
International information
National side India
Test debut (cap 291) 18 August 2018 v England
Last Test 29 February 2020 v New Zealand
ODI debut (cap 224) 21 October 2018 v West Indies
Last ODI 14 January 2020 v Australia
T20I debut (cap 68) 1 February 2017 v England
Last T20I 7 January 2020 v Sri Lanka
Domestic team information
Years Team
2015–present Delhi
2016–present Delhi Capitals (squad no. 17)
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI T20I FC
Matches 13 15 28 36
Runs scored 814 346 410 2,558
Batting average 44.35 26.21 20.50 48.26
100s/50s 2/2 0/1 0/2 6/10
Top score 159* 71 65* 308
Catches/stumpings 59/2 8/1 7/4 9/125
Source: Cricinfo, 2 March 2020 {{{year}}}

Rishabh Rajendra Pant (born 4 October 1997) is a professional Indian cricketer who plays for India, Delhi, and the Delhi Capitals in the Indian Premier League. In December 2015, he was named in India's squad for the 2016 Under-19 Cricket World Cup. On 1 February 2016, during the tournament, he hit an 18-ball fifty, the fastest at this level. He made his Twenty20 International (T20I) debut for India in January 2017, his Test debut in August 2018, and his One Day International (ODI) debut in October 2018. In January 2019, Pant was named the ICC Emerging Player of the Year at the 2018 ICC Award.

He was a student of Tarak Sinha sir in Indian Public School, while taught by Bharti Pandey.

References[change | change source]

  1. "'People are going to be scared of bowling to Pant in the future'". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 9 April 2017.