CAN RISHABH PANT BE INDIA'S BEST EVER OVERSEAS WICKETKEEPER BATSMAN?
Cricket Today|January 29, 2021
He has all the time in the world to become someone like that of Adam Gilchrist for Team India. What he needs is the confidence and backup to play freely...

The 23-year-old Team India wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant showed the world his match-winning heroics in the recently concluded fourth Test match against Australia in Brisbane. Needing 328 runs to win, Pant’s brilliant 89* helped India seal the deal in a thrilling encounter.

The win also helped Team India win the series by a 2-1 margin. Notably, this was Pant’s second fifty-plus score in the series. In the third Test, Pant had scored an impressive 97.

This was the second tour Down Under for Rishabh Pant after 2018-19. He got starts in every innings (29, 36, 97, 23, 89*) and came out with flying colours when it mattered most. Pant achieved a staggering average of 68.5, the most by a Team India player in the fourmatch series.

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