WATCH: Rishabh Pant is showing a new “friend” around the IND web session. Photo credits ; Video capture
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Rishabh Pant is one of those characters who often enjoys taking the air route while punching and continues to entertain the players of the Indian team behind the stumps with his original one-liners. Before the third and penultimate test between India and England in the picturesque Motera stadium in Ahmedabad, the goalkeeper-beater introduced everyone to his new friend “Spidey”.
As Team India sweat in the nets ahead of the crucial third day-night test in Ahmedabad, Pant shared a video on Instagram where he can be seen enjoying his time with a drone. He named the device “Spidey”.
Pant took his official Instagram account and captioned the post, “I spent a lot of time behind the stumps, thought about taking a new view on the nets today! Meet my new friend, I’m calling him spidey #drone #tech # RP17 # 17 “
Even the official Instagram handle of the Indian cricket team shared a similar video. The caption read, “Successfully shoots and shiny stumps. Hit the big six with ease. @Rishabpant is now having fun with the drone camera.”
The pants have been in sublime form lately. After being India’s top runner in the 2020/21 Border-Gavaskar Trophy against Australia in their own den, the 23-year-old left-hander scored a 91 fine in the first test against England in Chennai. While his bat failed to produce anything significant in the second test, India won the game overall by 317 points to organize a return to the series.
In addition to his stick, Kohli credited Pant with his antics on and off the pitch, which keeps the team in a good mood. “He’s (Pant) a fun-loving guy on the pitch. It is his personality and his essence. We want him to keep doing it that way because it keeps the boys entertained and the conversation is very helpful when the going is tough and things aren’t going your way, ”Kohli said in the post interview. -match after India lost the first Test against England.