Hindustan Times – Legendary Australia captain Ricky Ponting heaped praise on India wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant after the southpaw smashed a masterful ton on the second day of the fourth Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG), on Friday.

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  • Legendary Australia captain Ricky Ponting heaped praise on India wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant after the southpaw smashed a masterful ton on the second day of the fourth Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG), on Friday.
  • Pant’s second Test ton also helped him become the first Indian wicket-keeper to score a century in Australia.
  • The next best effort is from Farokh Engineer who scored 89 back in 1967 at the Adelaide Oval.
  • Look he is someone who could play a lot of Test cricket for India across formats.
  • Also Read: He’ll hit you for a six, he’ll babysit your kids: Fans come up with new song for PantThe methodical Pujara made a masterful 193 off 393 balls while Pant stroked his highest Test score in an entertaining 159 not out.


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