In the last and final T20 of the three-match series, Rishabh Pant had gained his form back as he was struggling from the last four matches and finally get a chance to show his class. In the last T20 Indian openers out early and responsibility was on the hand of Rishabh pant to take the innings forward and he does as he played a brilliant inning which helped team India to win the match.
In the final T20, Rishabh pant played an innings of 65 runs in just 42 balls which helped team India to win the match as well as clean sweep the series. In the absence of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Rishabh pant got a chance to do wicket keeping. There are many players who were in a race for the wicketkeeper but skipper Virat Kohli gave an opportunity to a young player.
At the time of announcement of the world cup squad, there was no name of Rishabh pant but due to injury of Dhawan helps Rishabh pant to include in the squad. In the world cup, Rishabh pant not able to play long innings and departs early after getting a start. Now, he is back on form with a smashing 65 runs innings and remained not out till the last.
Rishabh pant made a record as most run in an innings by a wicket keeper batsman. Playing an innings of 65 runs Rishabh pant break the record. There will be eyes of Rishabh Pant in the ODI matches because he is the only player who can take a place in the team in the absence of Dhoni.