Kolkata: Former Team India captain Sourav Ganguly believes that India’s young wicketkeeper batsman Rishabh Pant is a match winner like Yuvraj Singh and MS Dhoni. Rishabh Pant’s bat is spewing runs from the Australian tour to the Test series against England. Rishabh Pant has scored 515 runs in Test cricket in the year 2021 so far. Rishabh Pant (Rishabh Pant) hit the third century of his Test career in the fourth match of the Test series against England.
Pant’s bat is running fiercely
Pant hit 101 runs in 118 balls with the help of 13 fours and 2 sixes. Rishabh Pant ripped off the dangerous bowlers of England like James Anderson, Ben Stokes Jack Leach. Rishabh Pant played shots fiercely around the field. Rishabh Pant also spared James Anderson, who is considered one of the most dangerous bowlers in the world.
Pant is a match winner
Sourav Ganguly says that young wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant is match winner like Virender Sehwag, Yuvraj Singh and Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Ganguly said, ‘I have been watching him for the last two years and I believe in’ match-winners’. A player who gives a match on his own strength. Pant is such a player. Sourav Ganguly said, “In the Sydney Test, if he had stayed for six overs and on the field, we could have won the match.” He is a match-winning player like Dhoni, Sehwag and Yuvraj. Sourav Ganguly was impressed with Pant’s mentality in the Ahmedabad Test against England.
Ganguly praised Dravid
This former captain of the Indian team praised Rahul Dravid, the head of the National Cricket Academy, because of whose hard work India has been able to build a strong bench strength. He said, ‘Therefore I say that Dravid has done a very good job. Mohammad Siraj and Shardul Thakur did well in Australia and we won the final Test without Jaspreet Bumrah. When asked about his health, Sourav Ganguly said that it was a ‘small matter’, but now he has returned to work. He will be in Ahmedabad to watch the second and third T20 Internationals.