In such a situation, there is always the danger of the player either succumbing to the pressure or rising above the shadows of his predecessor...
One of the fallouts of any loss is the scrutiny on the more vulnerable players. In such a situation, there is always the danger of the player either succumbing to the pressure or rising above the shadows of his predecessor. In Rishabh Pant’s case, it is far too early to tell.
As India tasted an unexpected, rare home series defeat to Australia in the recently concluded one-day international series, while Virat Kohli’s captaincy came under the scanner with the conspicuous absence of Mahendra Singh Dhoni after the Ranchi one day international, another player under the spotlight has been Rishabh Pant.
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March 22, 2019