Rishab Pant Birthday: Indian wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant is celebrating his 25th birthday today. Pant made his international debut in the year 2018. So far, Rishabh Pant has had a very unique journey with Team India. Pant is seen from a different point of view in red ball cricket i.e. Test cricket. But when it comes to the limited overs game, Pant seems to be fading. In Test cricket, Pant often acts as a troubleshooter for Team India. Rishabh Pant has so far scored 5 centuries in 31 Test matches, out of which he has scored three centuries in army countries.
Rishabh Pant scored his first Test century in the fifth match of the Test series played against England in the year 2018. He scored 114 runs in the second innings of this match. However, Team India had to face defeat in this match.
In the last match of the 4-match Test series played against Australia in the year 2019, Rishabh Pant helped Team India win the series by scoring a century in Sydney. In this match, Pant played an unbeaten innings of 159 runs. The match was drawn and Team India won the series 2-1.
Pant’s third century in the 3 army countries was against South Africa. In the third match of the Test series played against South Africa in the year 2022, Rishabh Pant scored 100 runs with the bat. Team India had to face defeat in this match too. Let us tell you that Pant has not scored a century only in New Zealand.
Some more records in the name of Rishabh Pant
Rishabh Pant is the only Indian wicket-keeper batsman to score a century in South Africa.
Rishabh Pant is the only Indian wicket-keeper batsman to score a century in all the three army countries.
Rishabh Pant held the record for most catches in a match by taking 11 catches in the Test match played against Australia in the year 2018.
Rishabh Pant is the only Indian wicketkeeper to score a century in England.
He is the only Indian wicketkeeper to score a century on Australian soil.
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