Updated: Dec 14, 2019 15:06 IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Dec 14 (ANI): India batting coach Vikram Rathour stated that Risabh Pant has immense capability and as soon as he begins getting runs, the wicket-keeping batsman will be a ‘massive participant’.
“The motive why we preserve discussing him is as a result of he has acquired immense capability and all people believes that he can be an x-factor in any workforce and within the Indian workforce as properly,” Rathour stated within the pre-match press convention right here on Saturday.
“He has been backed by the selectors and the team management because all of us believe that he is a good player… Once he starts getting runs, I am sure, he will be a massive player,” he added.
India has been a phenomenal workforce when chasing the goal however have struggled at occasions when setting the goal.
During the primary T20I in opposition to West Indies, India managed to chase the goal of 208 runs however didn’t defend a goal of 171 within the second T20I.
However, in series-decider, India carried out brilliantly with the bat and racked up a whole of 240 runs on the board. The hosts simply defended and registered a 67-run victory.
Rathour stated they’re the primary workforce on this planet when chasing the goal and is proud of the workforce’s efficiency within the third T20I.
“I think we are the number one team in the world when we are chasing targets. (When you are) batting first, you need a different kind of fearlessness. When we are chasing targets, we know the target and plan our game plans better,” he stated.
“The way we batted in the last game, I think that was one big tick in the box and we are looking forward to maintaining that,” Rathour added.
The first ODI between India and West Indies will be performed on December 15. (ANI)