Rishabh Pant had shared the image on MS Dhoni’s birthday.© Instagram
Ahead of the World Test Championship remaining between India and New Zealand, wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant took a visit down reminiscence lane as he regarded again at his Instagram recollections. In a video shared by the International Cricket Council, Pant “relived the story behind the photos”. One of the distinguished fixtures among the many footage was former India captain MS Dhoni. In one of many footage, Pant might be seen with birthday boy Dhoni subsequent to him, his face painted with a wholesome serving to of what one would assume is cake from the celebrations.
However, Pant went on to recall how the cake was not very creamy, so all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja innovated an bought some curd to smear on Dhoni’s face.
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“What happened here is that we were putting cake on Mahi bhai and Jaddu bhai brought curd and put it on him. Then he was running around trying to catch Jaddu,” Pant mentioned.
“The cake was not very soft and creamy, so that is why he put curd on him. That is when we took photos of him and we were laughing,” Pant fondly rememebered.
Here is Pant’s authentic submit.
Pant additionally recalled how Dhoni had given him his first India ODI cap. Pant mentioned that it was particular getting the cap from Dhoni, as he’s somebody he has all the time regarded as much as.
“He just told me to enjoy my cricket,” Pant mentioned, recalling Dhoni’s recommendation to him on the time.
The enjoying XI for the ultimate was introduced on Thursday and Pant is about to start out as India’s wicketkeeper.
Pant performed some essential knocks that helped India attain the WTC remaining and the crew administration will probably be hoping for extra of the identical from him within the marquee conflict.
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