Rishabh Pant: This is Rishabh Pant’s fourth Test century in his career. He has previously scored two against England and one against Australia.
India Vs Sa; Rishabh Pant
India Vs South Africa 2021: Team India star wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant scores a stunning century in the Cape Town Test against South Africa. On the third day of the match on Thursday, January 13, in the second innings of India, Pant played with a superb century and saved Team India from a difficult situation. Pant scored his fourth century of his Test career off 120 balls with 6 fours and 4 sixes. This is Pant’s first Test century against South Africa. At the same time, he became the second Indian batsman to score a century after KL Rahul in the series. Pant also set a great record in this century innings.
Starting their second innings on the third day of the match, India lost Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane in the first two overs. Rishabh Pant came into the crease after this .. along with captain Virat Kohli tidied up the innings. Kohli defended the wicket with a defensive ball on the one hand while Pant on the other hand started to increase the pace of the run. Pant completed his half-century off just 58 balls in the last over of the first session. Rishabh Pant has topped the list of wicketkeepers who have scored centuries outside Asia. Pant, who has scored three centuries so far .. stands tall enough for anyone.
TeamIndia ended the second inning. India were all out for 198. This puts South Africa ahead by 212 runs. In the Indian innings, Rishabh Pant remained 100 * not out and played a crucial innings. India ended the second innings with 198 runs as none of the other batsmen were able to score big. The burden of winning this Test rests on the bowlers.
Test centuries by Indian wicketkeepers outside Asia.
118 Manjrekar vs West Indies, Kingston 1952/53
115 * Night vs West Indies, St. John’s 2002
104 Saha vs West Indies, Grass Islet 2016
114 Rishabh Pant vs England, The Oval 2018
159 * Rishabh Pant vs Australia 2018/19
100 * Rishabh Pant vs South Africa, Cape Town 2021/22