Indian batsman Rishabh Pant has had his ups and downs in his short cricketing career thus far. Adding to it, his exploits in February in the recently concluded Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, where the 20-year-old scored a century in just 32 deliveries, not just made him grabbing the headlines, but also made him the fastest batsman (Indian batsman) to score a T20 century. His exploits aren’t limited to just T20 circuit, as the 20-year-old is also the fastest when it comes to the first class cricket. Plying his trade in Ranji Cricket way back in 2016, Pant went on to score a ton in just 48 deliveries and became the fastest player to reach the milestone in first-class cricket.
Having said that, we firmly believe it is the high time when we talk about Rishabh’s chances of taking the mantle from none other than MS Dhoni. And here we give you five reasons why the 20-year-old should replace the former captain in the T20I squad.