IND Vs SA: Pant hit a brilliant half-century in the second innings of the deciding match against South Africa. Rishabh Pant’s batting has put Team India in a strong position. After the dismissal of 4 important batsmen of Team India, Captain Virat Kohli and Rishabh Pant have taken the lead for Team India. Virat Kohli is preventing the fall of the wicket, while Rishabh Pant is playing a smoky innings from his natural game. It is very difficult to score runs on the fast pitches of Africa. But setting a target of 300 in front of the Africa team is also very important.
Pant was harassed in the second test match
In the second test match, Pant had a tussle with the players of Africa. After which he lost his wicket by playing a careless shot. Veteran Indian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar also lashed out at Pant’s game. Pant’s head coach Dravid, who cited his natural game, had also organized a class. Pant will not be asked to change his style of play, but was instructed to handle the team in dire circumstances.
Opportunity to make history in Africa
Team India has a chance to create history in Africa. India has not won a single test series in Africa so far. It was under Dravid’s captaincy that Team India won the first Test on South African soil. At present, the head coach of Team India is also Rahul Dravid. Under the captaincy of captain Virat Kohli, the Indian team won the first Test match at Centurion.
first published:Jan. 13, 2022, 4:11 p.m.