Rishabh Pant – Bio, Family Career & More

Rishabh Rajendra Pant shortly called as Rishabh Pant age, 20 (born 4 October 1997) is an Indian cricketer who plays for Delhi.

In December 2015 he was named in India’s squad for the 2016 Under-19 Cricket World Cup.

On 1 February 2016, during the tournament, he hit an 18-ball fifty, the fastest at this level.

He was the youngest player for India to debut in a T20I match at the age of 19 years 120 days before Washington Sundar who played at the age of 18 years.

Physical Status

Height – 5.7′ (170cm)
Weight – 62 kgs

Batting – Left-handed
Role – Wicket-keeper batsman

Personal Life and Family

Pant was Born on 4 October 1997 (age 20) at Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India. His father Rajendra Pant (late) died of cardiac arrest in 2017. Mother Saroj Pant and had elder sister Sakshi Pant. He Completed his schooling The Indian Public School, Dehradun. His Graduation was Completed from Sri Venkateshwara College, Delhi University, New Delhi.

Rishabh Pant Family

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Rishabh with his sister (Sakshi pant)

rishabh with his sister (sakkshi pant)

Rishabh-Pant at his father cremations

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International Career

Rishabh made his debut for India in January 2017. He was selected in India’s Twenty20 International (T20I) squad for series against England.

pant debut match

Pant was selected for final XI in the third T20I against England at Bangalore on 1 February 2017.

Rishabh Pant was the youngest player for India to debut in a T20I match at the age of 19 years 120 days Before Washington Sundar who played at the age of 18 years 80 days made his debut in 2017.

In June 2017, he was named in India’s squad for a limited overs tour to the West Indies.
In February 2018, he was selected in India’s Twenty20 International (T20I) squad for the 2018 Nidahas Trophy.

Domestic Career

He started his first-class debut on 22 October 2015 in the 2015–16 Ranji Trophy and List A debut on 23 December 2015 in the 2015–16 Vijay Hazare Trophy.

Pant became the third-youngest Indian player to score a triple century (308 runs) and fourth overall, in first-class cricket during the 2016–17 season of the Ranji Trophy, in a match against Maharashtra.

rishabh-pant in U19

On 14 January, in the 2017–18 Zonal T20 League fixture between Himachal Pradesh and Delhi, Pant scored the second-fastest century in a Twenty20 match, making 100 from 32 balls.

On 8 November 2016, Pant scored the quickest century in the Ranji Trophy, from just 48 balls, in Delhi’s match against Jharkhand.

In February 2017, he was named Delhi’s captain for the 2016–17 Vijay Hazare Trophy. He took over from Gautam Gambhir, who led Delhi to the final last season. Delhi coach “Bhaskar Pillai,” said it was a “consensus decision” to blood Pant for the future.

Indian Premier League Career (IPL)

On 6 February 2016, he was bought by Delhi Daredevils for Rs 1.9 crore. He made his maiden IPL half-century off 25 balls. In the 2017 season, he scored 97 runs in 43 balls against the same team which was held at Delhi on 4 May.

pant IPL Career

In 2018 IPL Season He Became the crucial player for the team.

For More Career Stats: Espn Cricinfo

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