IND vs ENG – Rishabh Pant VS Mohammed Shami Twitter banter on Shami’s birthday: The Indian pacer- Mohammed Shami’s birthday on September 3 didn’t offer him much on the cricket ground as he was rested from playing XI during the ongoing India-England fourth Test at Oval. Shami, who missed the Test due to a niggle, however, engaged in a funny banter with Rishabh Pant as the latter extended birthday wishes for Shami in a hilarious way. However, more than Pant, it was Shami’s reply to the wishes that has left the fans completely amused – check how Shami, Pant made fun of each other.
— Mohammad Shami (@MdShami11) September 4, 2021
IND vs ENG: Rishabh Pant VS Mohammed Shami’s epic banter on Twitter on Indian pacer’s birthday
IND vs ENG – Rishabh Pant VS Mohammed Shami: India’s wicketkeeper-batsman wrote- “@MdShami11 bhai, ball aur umar dono tezi se nikli jaa rahi hai. Happy birthday!” (The speed of the ball and your age, both are racing away) on the micro blogging website.
The India pacer replied and leg-pulled Pant as he mentioned- “Apna time aayega beta ball or Umar ko koi nahi rook saka but motape ka treatment aaj bhi hota hai @RishabhPant17.” (I know my speedy bowling and ageing can’t be controlled but certainly, the body fat and obesity can be.)
With the reply, Shami made a mockery of Rishabh Pant’s fitness who is slightly bulgy and has fat around the abdomen.
IND vs ENG: Rishabh Pant and Mohammed Shami in ongoing England series
IND vs ENG – Rishabh Pant VS Mohammed Shami: The 31-year old is having a good time with the ball against England overseas. On five occasions, he has taken 11 wickets and returned with an economy of 3.12. Besides, he left fans astonished with his improved batting skills where he returned unbeaten on 56 runs off 70 deliveries and jammed 89 run partnership with Jasprit Bumrah to get India a convincing win at Lord’s.
While for Pant, the India player had an offshore performance with the bat, In the six innings, he has returned with an average of just 16.