New Delhi Rishabh Pant, the stormy batsman of the Indian cricket team who captained the Delhi Capitals, remains the subject of headlines on the coming days. Pant’s recognition by performing batting and wickets is nothing short of a milestone.
Former Team India veteran Sunil Gavaskar has made a big statement about Pant. Sunil Gavaskar has predicted that Rishabh Pant will be the captain of Team India in future.
In the absence of Shreyas Iyer, Pant captained the Delhi Capitals in IPL-14. Under his captaincy, Delhi have won 6 out of 8 matches and are at the top of the points table till the IPL is postponed.
Gavaskar is very happy to see Pant’s captaincy. He said that Pant has a hunger for learning. Gavaskar defended Rishabh Pant’s minor mistakes and said that the youngster has shown a glimpse into the tournament and will be more successful if he can be patient.
Gavaskar wrote in his column in ‘Sportstar’, Delhi led by Rishabh Pant was the most spectacular team of the tournament. By the sixth match, one could see that Pant looked tired on the question related to Kaptani. After the match, each presenter asked him the same type of questions. What he has shown is a spark, then he can be transformed into a roar in the future, if he gets the permission then yes, he made mistakes, which captain doesn’t? ‘
At the same time, he further wrote, ‘Pant is the captain of the future, there is no doubt about it. This is because he showed that talent can be found by chance only if it is equaled with improvement. Pant not only impressed with his captaincy in IPL-14, his batting was also good.