New Delhi: Rishabh Pant has given India the strength to fight in Cape Town. Rishabh Pant scored a brilliant century while batting brilliantly on the third day of the match. Pant is a great player. As long as he stays at the crease, he keeps on entertaining. Pant won the hearts of the fans on several occasions in the Cape Town Test as well.
Wickets were falling on one side, in such a situation, Rishabh Pant was looking to score runs fast. He once again threw his bat in an attempt to play a long shot. His bat fell close to the umpire standing at square leg. So the ball also gained a considerable distance during this period and it reached the fielder standing on the boundary in the direction of deep point.
On the first ball of the 60th over of the Indian innings, Pant came out of the crease and played a shot. But during this the bat slipped from his hand and the ball went to the boundary in the direction of the point. His bat flew towards square leg. After this Rishabh Pant went and picked up his bat and kissed it thrice. However, he did not change the bat. Changed gloves instead. At the same time, everyone laughed when Pant played in this style. There was a lot of laughter in the commentary box too.
Rishabh Pant scored an unbeaten 100 in difficult conditions, scoring a brilliant century. This is the fourth century of his Test career. Pant faced 133 balls for this century. Pant hit 6 fours and 4 sixes in his innings. Pant has become the first Asian wicket-keeper batsman to score a century in South Africa. At the same time, he is the second Indian batsman after KL Rahul to score a century in this series. Pant also made a great record during this century innings.
first published:Jan. 13, 2022, 8:30 p.m.