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Indian wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant played reverse sweep shot off England paceman James Anderson.
Team India wicketkeeper batsman Rishabh Pant scored 270 runs in 4 matches of the Test series against England. In the last match, he scored an innings of 101 runs. During this innings, he took fierce shots at the ball of James Anderson, the current fast bowler taking 600+ wickets. During this time he also played reverse sweep, which the sports giants and fans are praising fiercely.
Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag said in a post on social media- We saw Rishabh Pant hitting Anderson’s ball with a reverse sweep and hitting a century with a six. Had fun. This is my boy. At the same time, Akash Chaupra called it Shot of 2021.
Pant also equals Gilchrist
Pant, a 23-year-old wicketkeeper, did not allow any England bowler to settle in the fourth Test. He completed his century with a six to Dom Bess. This is the overall third of his Test career and the first century on Indian soil. With this, he has equaled the legendary Australian wicketkeeper batsman Adam Gilchrist in terms of centuries in Test cricket in India, England and Australia.
The first Test century was scored in England
Pant scored his first century of Test career in the Oval Test against England in 2018. Then he had scored an innings of 114 runs. His second century came in Sydney Test against Australia in the ninth Test in 2019. He then had an unbeaten innings of 159 runs. He has now scored a third century in the 20th Test of his career.
Best innings played under pressure, play the same way ahead Pant: Ganguly
Ganguly said after the century that an incredible innings. Best innings played under pressure. This is not the first time Pant is playing such an innings and it is also not the last. In the coming time, he will be doing great batting in every format. I want them to continue doing aggressive batting like this. So they are match winners and special.
Kohli rushing towards the balcony as soon as Pant hit a century
As soon as he hit his century, Virat ran towards the balcony in happiness. All the players present in the dressing room appreciated his innings. Virat’s video is also going viral on social media. People are very fond of it.