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Rishabh Pant (Cricketer) Height, Weight, Date of Birth, Age, Wiki, Biography, Girlfriend, and More
Rishabh Rajendra Pant is an Indian Cricketer. He plays as a middle-order wicket keeper batter for India. He also captains the Delhi Capitals in the Indian Premier League. Rishabh served as vice-captain during the 2016 Under-19 Cricket World Cup. In 2022, he received the Test Batting Award by ESPNcricinfo Awards by helping team India break Australia’s unbeaten record at Gabba.
Birth & Early Life
Rishabh Pant was born on 4 October 1997 at Roorkee, Uttarakhand to Mr. Rajendra Pant and Saroj Pant. His father passed away in the year 2017 due to cardiac arrest. Since the age of 12, he was into cricket as he would go to Delhi on the weekends with his mother to train with Tarak Sinha at the Sonnet Cricket Academy.
To play U13 and U-15 cricket, his coach advised Pant to transfer to Rajasthan, but it was unsuccessful. In order to improve as a batsman, his mentor told him to change every aspect of his batting style. His pivotal moment occurred while representing Delhi in U-19 cricket against Assam. Pant had the most points in his first inning with 35 and then hit 150 in the second.
|Real Name||Rishabh Rajendra Pant|
|Date of Birth||4 October 1997|
|Birth Place||Roorkee, Haridwar, Uttarakhand|
|Home Town||Roorkee, Haridwar, Uttarakhand|
|Family||Mother : Saroj Pant|
Father : late. Rajendra Pant
Sister : Sakshi Pant
Brother : Not Available
Wife : Not Available
|Address||New Delhi, India|
Rishabh did his schooling at the Indian Public School and then later on he completed his graduation from Sri Venkateswara College.
Education Details and More
|School||The Indian Public School|
|College||Sri Venkateswara College, New Delhi|
|Batting Style||Left hand Bat|
|First-class Debut||Bengal vs Delhi at Delhi – 22-25 October 2015|
|List A Debut||Delhi vs Jharkhand at Bengaluru – 23 December 2015|
|T20s Debut||Guj Lions vs Daredevils at Delhi – 27 April 2016|
|International Debut||Test : England vs India at Nottingham – 18-22 August 2018|
ODI : India vs West Indies at Guwahati – 21 October 2018
T20 : India vs England at Bengaluru – 1 February 2017
|Awards||Test Batting Award by ESPNcricinfo Awards (2022)|
Rishabh made his debut in Ranji Trophy in the year 2015–16. While playing against Maharashtra he third-youngest Indian to record a triple century in first-class cricket by scoring 308 runs in innings. In Delhi’s match against Jharkhand on November 8, 2016, Rishabh got the fastest century in the Ranji Trophy, coming off just 48 balls.
He was selected as Delhi’s captain for the 2016–17 Vijay Hazare Trophy in February 2017. He succeeded Gautam Gambhir, who had coached Delhi to the previous season’s final. Rishabh’s preparation for the match was decided by agreement, according to Delhi coach Bhaskar Pillai.
Rishabh made his debut for India in the year 2017 and became part of India’s Twenty 20 International squad for their series against England. He was the youngest one to debut T20 Match at just the age of 19.
In 2022, he became the vice-captain of the Indian Team for the South Africa Tour of India series. But after one day before the match he was given the title of Captain as due to an injury KL Rahul was ruled out of the series. He became the youngest to lead India in a T20 match. He also recorded a century in the final match of India’s tour of England.
Physical Stats and More
|Height||In Feet : 5′ 7″ ft|
In Meter : 1.71 m
|Weight||In Pound : 143.3 lbs|
In Kilogram : 65 Kg
|Body Shape||Chest: 40 inches|
Waist: 34 inches
Biceps: 14 inches
|Hobbies||Traveling & Watching TV|
Rishabh Pant is dating Isha Negi, who is a successful Interior Decor Designer and an Entrepreneur.
Marital Status and More
|Net Worth||INR 40-50 Crore|
Social Media Presence
Some Facts About Rishabh Pant
- Rishabh Pant was born and raised in Roorkee, Uttarakhand, India.
- At the age of 12, he moved from Roorkee to Delhi.
- His father passed away in the year 2017 due to cardiac arrest.
- He is known as a prankster.
- Rishabh is a pet lover and has a dog named Kuchi.
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