MS Dhoni is enjoying his sabbatical from cricket for a while now. He was last seen in action during the CWC 2019 for the match against New Zealand. It is obvious that the former Indian captain is seen letting his hair down at various places and now brought in Christmas 2019 with Rishabh Pant in Dubai. The two were seen happily posing for a picture on the dinner table alongside friends. The 22-year-old has had a bad outing in the recently concluded series between India and West Indies. Twitterati Criticise Rishabh Pant for Dropping Catches During India vs West Indies 3rd ODI 2019.
He was under the microscope for dropping a few catches behind the wicket and his poor run with the willow. He was trolled mercilessly by the netizens and even the home crowd chanted Dhoni’s name whenever Pant missed a few chances. The youngster seemed to be in quite a relaxed mood as he brought in the festive spirit. The Indian cricket team is also currently on a break after winning the ODI series against West Indies by 2-1. The youngster has been picked up for the limited-overs and ODI series against Sri Lanka which begins on January 5, 2020. Now, let’s have a look at the picture shared by Pant below:
— Rishabh Pant (@RishabhPant17) December 25, 2019
Ahead of the series, Chief Selector MSK Prasad spoke about Pant’s areas of improvement. “Pant needs to improve his keeping skills. We will have him work under a specialist wicket-keeping coach,” Prasad told reporters. Pant will be hoping to put his best foot forward for the upcoming series.
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