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Quixplained: Where wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant needs work

Rishabh Pant was heavily trolled on social media for dropping two rather simple catches of Australian batsman Will Pucovski during the Sydney Test.

By: Explained Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: January 18, 2021 10:41:50 am
Indian wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant.

During the Sydney Test between India and Australia, wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant dropped two rather simple catches of Australian batsman Will Pucovski, allowing him to score a half-century on his Test debut.

Pant was trolled on social media for his mistakes, but more importantly, Pucovski’s 100-run partnership with Marnus Labuschagne gave Australia the required base for a good first innings total during the match. Here’s a look at what Pant needs to do to improve his game:

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