He played just one bad shot, but cricket experts and fans demanded his head, and went to the extent of predicting the end of his career. A few days later he is playing one of the best innings in the history of the Indian cricket.
Rishabh Pant has single-handedly kept India in the game. His unbeaten 91 on a lively track has attracted Michael Vaughan’s attention.
The former England skipper took to Twitter to laud the wicket-keeper batter.
“Cricket needs players like @RishabhPant17 !! This is a serious knock .. #SAvsIND,” he wrote.
This is not the first time, the 24-year old has shown his brilliance outside the sub-continent. He played brilliant knocks in Australia and England as well.