Rishab Pant: ‘I am a master prankster’

With a string of excellent performances in the domestic circuit, the Delhi lad made his international debut in a T20I against England in February 2017. He thus became the youngest player, at 19, to debut for India in a T20I match.

Rishabh Pant... going places.   -  R. V. Moorthy



Someone you would go to when you are in doubt...

Tarak Sinha, my coach.

The opposition you loved playing against the most and hated the most...

I do not think about anything except doing my job in the middle.

How do you unwind?

Depends upon the situation.

One thing that people do not know about you?

I am emotional.

One cricket ground you would love to play at?


Sporting idol

Adam Gilchrist.

Favourite movie


Favourite song


Favourite karaoke song


Favourite destination


Biggest off the field accomplishment

First class in Class XII (64 per cent)

Favourite book


Secret talent

Think less about cricket

Secret crush

Shraddha Kapoor

Prankster in the team from whom you would keep away

I am the master prankster!