IPL 2021: Rishabh Pant, along with other Indian players has been a part of the various bio-bubbles in the past six months or so. First in Australia, then against England and now again in the IPL 2021. The wicket-keeper batsman seems to be irked with these covid-19 restrictions and hopes for a ‘Bubble-free life’. He conveyed his thoughts
He shared a throwback image on his Twitter and wrote: “Trying to maintain दो हाथ की दूरी before it became the new normal Face with tears of joy
Seriously though, hope we can get past this challenge and go back to a bubble-free life soon!
Check out the tweet:
Rishabh Pant is currently playing for the Delhi Capitals (DC) as their captain. The regular captain of DC, Shreyas Iyer is missing this year’s IPL due to the injury on his left shoulder.
“Delhi is where I grew up, and where my IPL journey began six years ago. To lead this team one day is a dream I’ve always harboured. And today, as that dream comes true, I feel humbled. I am truly grateful, especially to our team owners, who considered me capable enough for this role. With an amazing coaching staff, and a plethora of accomplished seniors around me, I can’t wait to give my absolute best for Delhi Capitals,” Pant said after being appointed as captain.
Rishabh Pant wll be looking forward to working with one of the best in business, Ricky Ponting. The DC head coach said: “The previous two seasons under Shreyas’ leadership have been incredible, and the results speak for themselves. This is a tremendous opportunity for young Rishabh, who is coming off successful stints against Australia and England which will no doubt give him the confidence needed to take on a new role that comes with a lot more responsibility. The coaching group is excited to work with him, and we can’t wait for the season to get started.”