Rishabh Pant, the young Indian cricketer turned 22 on Friday. Rishabh is currently part of the Indian cricket setup. The team celebrated his birthday in the dressing room with a cake. Pictures shared on the social media show Rishabh Pant covered in cake.
Yuvraj Singh wished Rishabh in a quirky style and even asked for a chocolate treat.
Harbhajan Singh also tweeted a sweet message for the young cricketer
Happy birthday @RishabhPant17 god bless you..— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) October 4, 2019
Krunal Pandya also wished Pant and called him ‘little brother’
Suresh Raina wished the player and shared a picture of them with the caption ‘Happy Birthday brother’
“Happy birthday future Indian Team Wicket Keeper. Always Mass Performance Continues. Keep rocking,” read a comment on the team India's birthday post for Rishabh. Another user wished the young player luck for his upcoming matches. “Happy birthday Rishabh ALL THE BEST FOR UPCOMING MATCH” read his wish on twitter.
Rishabh Pant was a star performer in the Under-19 team in the 2016 World Cup. He was picked by 'Delhi Daredevils' in the 2016 auction. He made his Twenty20 International (T20I) debut for India in January 2017, his Test debut in August 2018, and his One Day International (ODI) debut in October 2018. In January 2019, Pant was named the ICC Emerging Player of the Year at the 2018 ICC Awards.