Rishabh Pant

Former Indian nationwide chief selector Kiran Extra lauded Indian wicketkeeper-batter Rishabh Pant for backing himself within the 50-over format.

Be it red-ball or white-ball cricket, Pant is somebody who has by no means hidden from the eyes of his critics.

Pant was dropped from India’s ODI squad after the primary ODI in opposition to Australia in January 2020. Karnataka participant KL Rahul donned the wicket protecting gloves behind the stumps within the 50-over format.

Later that yr, Pant missed the white-ball collection in New Zealand and the ODI collection in Australia in December.

The southpaw earned his entry again within the white-ball codecs primarily based on an astounding run within the Check collection in Down Below.

Since he returned to the ODI facet, Pant scored 341 runs in eight innings with 4 50-plus scores. His finest rating of 85 got here within the second ODI in opposition to South Africa.

Rishabh Pant
Rishabh Pant. Credit: BCCI

Even Sachin Tendulkar took time to attain his first ODI hundred: Kiran Extra

Extra, who has labored with Pant on the Nationwide Cricket Academy (NCA), was requested about Pant lacking on a three-figure rating in ODIs. The previous Indian participant talked about that legendary Indian batter Sachin Tendulkar took his time to attain his maiden ODI hundred (79 innings).

Even Sachin Tendulkar took time to attain his first ODI hundred,” Extra advised The Week.

Kiran More
Kiran Extra. (Photograph: Twitter)

“The expectations of Pant have been from his batting; there was a number of stress on him, however he backed himself and his recreation (as a batter) has gone up for me,” he added.

I don’t give attention to landmarks: Rishabh Pant

Pant stated that he doesn’t focus sufficient on going after milestones and solely goals to present his finest efficiency.

Private targets are necessary, however I don’t give attention to landmarks. I’m positive scoring 97. I simply wish to give my 200 per cent. If I believe an excessive amount of about landmarks, then I won’t be able to carry out within the subsequent match.

“I simply wish to [do] regardless of the workforce administration desires me to do. If I can win matches for India, that’s the largest kick for me,” Pant stated. 

Pant is presently main Delhi Capitals in IPL 2022, his second season because the captain of the workforce.

Additionally Learn: I Had To Make India Win – Rishabh Pant On Enjoying In Australia Check Collection

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