13 Interesting facts about Rishabh Pant that every cricket fan must know

13 Interesting facts about Rishabh Pant that every cricket fan must know

8- His Idol

Pant is a sincere fan of former Australian wicket keeper- batsman Adam Gilchrist.

9- Third youngest triple century in Ranji Trophy

He became third youngest batsman and second wicket keeper to hit a Ranji triple when he made 308 off just 326 balls in Ranji Trophy against Maharashtra in 2016-17 season.

10- Scoring the fastest Ranji century

During Ranji Trophy tournament against Jharkhand in 2016-17 season, he made his fastest century off just 48 balls.

11- On a six-hitting spree

Pant smashed 21 sixes when he scored the fastest ton in Ranji history. This is the second highest number of sixes hit by a batsman in first class cricket in India.

12- T20I debut

Pant is youngest player to debut for India in T20 Internationals. In Feb 2017 in a series- deciding match against England at Bengaluru, he was handed over Team India’s cap.

13- Combination of Yuvraj Singh and Suresh Raina

Sachin Tendulkar hailed him as a combination of Yuvraj Singh and Suresh Raina after watching his explosive knock of 97 off just 43 balls against Gujarat Lions in IPL 2017.

We wish him good luck and success for the future!

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