IND Vs SA 2nd T20: The second match of the five-match T20 series is to be played between India and South Africa in Cuttack today. India captain Rishabh Pant will have an eye to win the match in Cuttack and bring the team back to 1-1 in the series. Along with this, Team India’s brilliant wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant has a chance to achieve a very special position. If Rishabh Pant is able to hit a six in today’s match, then he will complete the century of sixes in international cricket.
Rishabh Pant made his international debut for Team India in 2017. However, since the IPL of 2020, Rishabh Pant has become an important member of Team India in all formats. Rishabh Pant has hit 99 sixes in international cricket so far.
In his short career, Rishabh Pant has made the most of his game in Test matches. Pant has hit 44 sixes in 51 innings of 30 Tests. However, Pant has not yet got a chance to play more ODI matches. But he has hit 24 sixes in 22 innings. Even in T20 cricket, Pant has not got much opportunities. Pant has hit 31 sixes in 44 innings of his international T20 career.
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Anyway, the series against South Africa is very special for Rishabh Pant. At the age of 24, Rishabh Pant has got a chance to take over the command of Team India in T20 format. However, the challenge for Rishabh Pant in the series against South Africa is no less. Whether or not Rishabh Pant will be seen as a captain in future limited overs cricket will largely be decided by his performance in this series.
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