India wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant has emerged as one of the vital improved gamers of the crew within the current previous. Pant, who was typically criticized for poor glovework and uninspiring outcomes with the bat, has proven meteoric rise to cement his place within the nationwide crew throughout codecs. His turnaround started in Australia, the place not solely did he exchange Wriddhiman Saha because the crew’s first-choice wicketkeeper, but additionally gained his crew matches.
Talking on Pant’s current performances starting with the tour Down Beneath, former India wicketkeeper Ajay Ratra shared his ideas on his wicketkeeping in Australia after which in India. Ratra, who works with the teenager within the Delhi Capitals (DC) camp, mentioned he’s bettering and may get higher extra with age on his facet.
“I’ve been following Rishabh’s progress and really feel he has improved on his footwork. He’s engaged on the glove work. I really feel he can enhance extra on glove work. Age is on his facet,” maintained Ratra whereas talking to SportsKeeda.
Ratra, 39, in contrast his progress to former India captain MS Dhoni’s, saying the swashbuckling left-hander will achieve expertise as he performs additional.
“When Dhoni made his debut, he was not that nice. He discovered on the worldwide degree and gained confidence from his batting. The identical factor applies to Rishabh additionally. He has been batting so nicely and stored nicely in Indian circumstances. If he continues that, we will see a much-improved Rishabh Pant,” concluded Ratra.
Pant was final seen in motion throughout IPL 2021. Whereas main Delhi Capitals, the 23-year-old scored 213 runs in 8 matches. He’ll subsequent flip up for the Indian crew in the course of the England Tour, the place India will play the ultimate of the World Check Championship (WTC) towards New Zealand adopted by a five-match Check sequence towards the host nation.