ICC Awards: Rishabh Pant the Emerging Cricketer of 2018
On Tuesday Rishabh Pant Indias fastrising wicketkeeperbatsman was named the International Cricket Councils Emerging Player of the Year in the world bodys annual awards
Dubai: On Tuesday Rishabh Pant India's fast-rising wicketkeeper-batsman was named the International Cricket Council's Emerging Player of the Year in the world body's annual awards.
The 21-year-old Pant was selected by the ICC's voting academy for a stellar show in his breakthrough Test year in 2018.
He stood out as the first Indian wicket-keeper to score a Test century in England and equalled the record for the most catches taken in a Test, with 11 against Australia in Adelaide in the month of December.
He was also the first Indian wicket-keeper to score a Test hundred in Australia.