MSK Prasad, former chairman of the selection committee, has made a big statement about the selection of Rishabh Pant.
Mumbai, June 9 : MSK Prasad, former chairman of the selection committee, has made a big statement about the selection of Rishabh Pant. When Pant’s team was selected in India, many questioned it. But today he has succeeded in both wicketkeeper and batsman. Rishabh Pant is in good form this year and Team India has a lot of confidence in him in the World Test Championship Final (WTC Final 2021).
Speaking to Cricket.com, Prasad said, “There was a big controversy when we selected Rishabh Pant. He was said by many to be unable to bat in Tests and wicketkeeping on difficult pitches. What is the picture today?” He did a good job of wicketkeeping against England in India.
The decision to give opportunities abroad
It is the job of the selection committee member to identify the potential of the players, said Prasad. “Many did not think that Pant would play so well. We gave Pant a chance to play abroad. Wicketkeeping is not that difficult there. Batting is more important there. He proved himself by batting well abroad. Was. ‘Said Prasad.
‘The good performance against Australia boosted the confidence of the team management in Pant. Then we have seen the way he has been wicketkeeping against England this year. ‘ This was explained by Prasad. Rishabh Pant was instrumental in the team’s victory by scoring a half-century in the Brisbane Test. He has led the Delhi Capitals (DC) team in the 14th season of the IPL (IPL 2021).