Rishabh Pant Biography, Age, Height, Girlfriend, Family, Records & More

Rishabh Pant Biography: In this post, we will share the biography of Rishabh Pant, the young player of the Indian cricket team.

Rishabh Pant is an explosive batsman and wicket-keeper. Millions of people are crazy about his batting and cleverly keeping style behind the wicket. Rishabh Pant won the hearts of cricket fans with his stoic batting in a very short span of his cricketing career.

If you want to know about Rishabh Pant Biography, Wiki, Bio, Girlfriend, Age, Family, and more, then this post is for you. Read this post till the last to know about Rishabh Pant.

Rishabh Pant Biography

Full Name Rishabh Rajendra Pant
Nick Name Pant
Age 24 years
Profession Indian cricketer
Famous for Batting

Rishabh Pant Early Life & Career

Rishabh Pant was born on 4 October 1997 in Roorkee, Uttarakhand. Rishabh did his early studies at The Indian Public School, Dehradun. As a child, Rishabh was more interested in playing cricket than studying, seeing his love for cricket, Rishabh’s father decided to make him a career in cricket.

Rishabh started playing cricket from Roorkee itself, Rishabh used to participate actively in the cricket competitions held in the school. Many people were also influenced by Rishabh’s game and he was praised a lot.  Rishabh’s elder sister lived in Delhi, he advised Rishabh to participate in a program called Talent Hub being held in Delhi, when Rishabh was only 10 years old.

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Rishabh participated in this program and he was also selected on the basis of his talent. After his selection, he was given training for 2 days every week at Sonnet Cricket Club. Rishabh used to come to Delhi with his mother every week for training.

Rishabh used to practice cricket and on the other hand, his mother would serve the people in the langar of the Gurudwara. Sometimes Rishabh would come alone, then he would do langar in the gurudwara and he would sleep. After some time Rishabh was advised by his coach to play in the Rajasthan team.

Rishabh played many tournaments under 14 and under 16 for the Rajasthan team. Then he came back to Delhi where he got a chance to play for Delhi’s Ranji team in 2015. Seeing the great performance of Rishabh, he got a chance to play in the Under 19 World Cup.

Rishabh Pant Debut in IPL

Rishabh gave his name in the IPL auction held in 2016 in which his base price was 10 lakhs. Due to the discussions of Rishabh Pant’s performance, he was included in the team of Delhi Capitals by paying a hefty amount of 1.9 crores.

rishabh pant century in test

Rishabh played a key role in the Delhi Daresevils’ victory in the first match of IPL 2016 against Gujarat Lions in which he scored 69 runs in 40 balls. Rishabh, who has impressed with his consistent performance in the IPL, in the 2018 IPL auction, Delhi again included Rishabh in his team for 15 crores. Since then he has been playing IPL continuously for Delhi and in the 2021 IPL, Rishabh Pant was made the captain of Delhi DareDevils.

Rishabh Pant’s International Cricket Career

Seeing Rishabh Pant’s stellar performance in IPL and domestic competitions, he got the T20 series against England in 2017, which marked Pant’s debut in international cricket. Rishabh was the first youngest player in India to debut in international cricket at the age of 19 years and 120 days. After him, Washington Sundar made his international debut at the age of just 18 years and 80 days.

Rishabh made his Test debut in 2018 in the series against England. Pant became the first Indian batsman to start his Test career with a six. He became the first Indian wicket-keeper batsman to score a century in Test cricket in England. In the same year, Rishabh made his ODI debut in the series against West Indies.

Rishabh Pant Personal Information

Date of Birth  4 October 1997
Birth Place Roorkee, Uttarakhand
Home town  Roorkee, Uttarakhand
Current Place Delhi, India
Religion  Hindu
Caste Not known
Nationality Indian
School The Indian Public School Dehradun
College Sri Venkateswara College, University of Delhi
Education Graduate
Zodiac sign  Libra
Net worth $8.5 million

Rishabh Pant Records

  • Rishabh holds the record for the fastest 18-ball fifty in the 2016 Under-19 World Cup
  • Rishabh made 267 in the 2016 Under-19 World Cup to get the record for India’s second-highest run-scorer
  • He holds the record for the fastest century in 48 balls against Jharkhand in the 2016 Ranji Trophy match.
  • Rishabh became the first wicket-keeper batsman to score a century in England
  • Became the first Indian player to hit a six in the debut match of Test cricket and have seven catches as a wicket-keeper.
  • Rishabh is the second wicket-keeper batsman after Adam Gilchrist to score centuries in all three countries, India, England, and Australia.

Rishabh Pant Family

Rishabh Pant’s family is from Uttarakhand. Pant’s father Rajendra Pant passed away in 2017. At present, his family consists of his mother Saroj Pant and elder sister Sakshi Pant.

Father Rajendra Pant
Mother Saroj Pant
Brother N/A
Sister Sakshi Pant

Rishabh Pant Girlfriend

rishabh pant gf

Rishabh Pant is not married yet but he is dating Isha Negi since 2017. She is a resident of Delhi. Earlier Rishabh and Isha were good friends and gradually this friendship turned into love.

Marital Status Single
Girlfriend Isha Negi
Wife None
Children None

Rishabh Pant Height and Weight

Height In centimeters – 170
In meters-1.70
Inch – 5’7″
Weight In kg- 75
In pounds – 165
Hair color Black
Eye color Black

Rishabh Pant Favorites

Favorite sport Cricket, football
Favorite player Adam Gilchrist, Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Favorite Actor Shahrukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite actress Anushka Sharma
Hobbies Watching movies and serials

Conclusion

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