Rishabh Pant Biography Age Height Girlfriend Family Background
Rishabh Pant is an Indian Cricketer.He was born on 4th October’1997 in Haridwar, Uttarakhand,India.His parents are Rajendra Pant and Saroj Pant.Rishab Pant has strong records to his name.In thos article we know Rishab Pant Biography Age Height Girlfriend Family Background and more:-
Full Name-Rishabh Rajendra Pant
Profession-Cricketer (Batsman, Wicket-keeper)
Rishabh Pant Physical Status and More:
•in centimeters- 170 cm
•in meters- 1.70 m
in feet inches- 5’ 7”
•in kilograms-65 kg
•in pounds- 143 lbs
Chest: 40 inches
Waist: 30 inches
Biceps: 14 inches
Hair Colour -Black
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Rishabh Pant Cricket Career:
-International Debut Test-18 August 2018 vs England at Nottingham
-ODI- 21 October 2018 vs West Indies at Guwahati
-T20- 1 February 2017 vs England at Bengaluru
-Domestic/State Team(s) Delhi, Delhi Daredevils
Batting Style:Left-hand bat
Favourite Shot :Pull Shot
Records (main ones)
•In the 2016 Under-19 World Cup in Bangladesh, he was India’s 2nd highest run-scorer with 267 runs.
•In the 2016 Under-19 World Cup, he scored the fastest half-century (18 balls).
•In the 2016–17 Ranji Trophy, Pant scored 308 runs against Maharashtra and became the 3rd youngest Indian and 4th overall, to hit a triple century in first-class cricket.
•In November 2016, Pant scored the fastest century (in 48 balls) in the Ranji Trophy, against Jharkhand.
•In 2018, he became the 1st Indian and 6th overall player to take 7 catches on Test debut as a wicket-keeper.
•In 2018, he became the 1st Indian and 12th overall player to hit a six as the first scoring shot on Test debut.
•The first ever Indian-wicketkeeper to score a century in England.
•In 2018, he became the 1st Indian wicketkeeper to score a century in the fourth innings of a Test.
•On 10 December 2018, on the final day of the first test between India and Australia, he equalled the world record for most catches taken in a Test by taking the 11th catch in the form of Mitchell Starc. Panth matched the record currently held by England’s Jack Russell and South Africa’s A.B. de Villiers.
Awards, Achievements 2018- Emerging Player of IPL 11, Stylish Player Award
Career Turning Point His performance in the 2016 U19 World Cup
Rishabh Pant Personal Life:
Date of Birt-4 October 1997
Age-23 Years(as in 2020)
Birthplace-Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India
Hometown-Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India
School-The Indian Public School, Dehradun
College/University-Sri Venkateswara College, Delhi University, New Delhi
Educational Qualification-Not Known
Caste -Kumauni Brahmin
Hobbies-Listening to Music, Swimming
Rishabh Pant Affairs and Family:
Affair/Girlfriend- Isha Negi
Father- Rajendra Pant (Died in 2017)
Mother- Saroj Pant
Siblings Brother- None
Sister- Sakshi Pant (Elder)
Rishabh Pant Favourite Things:
Cricketer(s)-MS Dhoni, Adam Gilchrist
Cricket Ground-Lord’s in London
Actor(s)-Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan
Song-“Helplessly” by Tatiana Manaois
Football Club-Manchester United FC
Book-Panchatantra by Vishnu Sharma
Salary (approx.) IPL 11- ₹15 crore
Few Facts About Rishabh Pant:
-Does Rishabh Pant smoke?: No
-Does Rishabh Pant drink alcohol?: Not Known
-Rishabh always wanted to be a cricketer and grew-up idolizing Australian Wicket-keeper Batsman, Adam Gilchrist.
-At the age of 12, he moved from Roorkee to Delhi for professional coaching in cricket. Initially, he was enrolled at the Sonnet Club, where his childhood coach Tarak Sinha suggested him to move to Rajasthan for better opportunities in cricket.
-He represented the Rajasthan at U-14 and U-16 level. He faced discrimination in the Rajasthan cricket circle for being an outsider and was thrown out of an academy.
-To save his cricketing career, he moved from Rajasthan to Delhi, which proved to be the right move for him; as he played exceptionally well for Delhi at various age-level tournaments, and made his first-class debut for Delhi in 2015.
-When he started playing for the India-A team, its coach Rahul Dravid played a big role in grooming his batting skills as he used to spend long hours with Pant to improve his batting.
-In 2016, Delhi Daredevils bought him for ₹1.9 crore from a base price of ₹10 lakhs.
-He holds the record for the fastest 50 in the U19 World Cup history (18 balls) in 2016.
-In 2017, his father passed away due to a cardiac arrest, and just two days after cremating his father, he showed exemplary character by making 57 runs for Delhi Daredevils in an IPL match.
-He is known to be a prankster yet an emotional person.
-According to his coach, Tarak Sinha, it was Ashish Nehra who had first discovered his ability to represent India player almost a decade before he represented India.
-In 2018, he won the ‘Emerging Player of the Season’ award for his splendid performance in IPL 11 for Delhi Daredevils as he was the 2nd highest run-scorer in the tournament with 684 runs, hit the most number of 6s (37) and 4s (68) as well.
-He has a strange record to his name. During his debut Test series against England in 2018 where he failed to open his account after facing 29 balls, which became the joint-longest duck for India in Tests alongside Suresh Raina and Irfan Pathan.