India Tour of England: Rohit Sharma calls Rishabh Pant Team India’s ‘Badshah’, Pant replies – Check Post – Indian opening batsman Rohit Sharma has called wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant Team India’s very own Badshah. Pant was Tested positive for Covid-19 in England and rejoined the team during the practise match at Durham after testing positive for Covid-19.
Rohit shared a photo of Rishabh Pant wearing a white T-shirt with a Rose logo on it. And big yellow sunglasses just like Bollywood rapper Badshah wears. “We have our own Badshah here 😎 👑,” Rohit wrote in the caption of the photo.
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Replying to Rohit’s post, Pant commented saying, “Hahaha kya bhaiya yaar.” India all-rounder Kedar Jadhav comes up with a hilarious reply saying, “Our very own Chacha Nehru 🌹 🙌.”
Indian team reported two positive COVID-19 cases in wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant and throwdown specialist Dayanand Garani, who had been isolated at separate London locations. Three others — Abhimanyu Easwaran, Wriddhiman Saha and bowling coach Bharat Arun — were also in isolation as Garani’s close contacts.
India’s squad: Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (Captain), Ajinkya Rahane (vice-captain), Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), R. Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, Mohd. Shami, Md. Siraj, Shardul Thakur, Umesh Yadav, KL Rahul (subject to fitness clearance), Wriddhiman Saha (wicket-keeper; subject to fitness clearance)
Standby players: Abhimanyu Easwaran, Prasidh Krishna, Arzan Nagwaswalla
Live Broadcast & Live Streaming: Sony Sports Network will Live broadcast the India Tour of England in the Indian Sub-Continent while SonyLIV will live stream the series.