New Delhi: The Delhi Capitals, led by Rishabh Pant, beat the Chennai Super Kigs, led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni, by 7 wickets in the IPL game on Saturday. Rishabh Pant considers Mahendra Singh Dhoni as his mentor and he tries to improve his performance with the advice given by him.
Pant said this great thing for his mentor Dhoni
Rishabh Pant made a touching statement after beating the team of his mentor Mahendra Singh Dhoni. This statement from Rishabh Pant has made everyone their wish. After the victory, Rishabh Pant praised Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. 23-year-old wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant started his heats as captain with this game.
Rishabh Pant said: “ It was very special doing a draw with Dhoni. He is special to me, I learned a lot from him, my first game as captain in IPL and draw was against MS (Dhoni). I learned a lot from him and whenever I had a problem I would go to him. It was a great feeling.
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Compared to Dhoni but comparing Pant
Several times Rishabh Pant is compared to Dhoni, but this young player has said his goal is to find a different place for himself. However, he takes advice from Dhoni. Pant has scored 2,094 points in 69 IPL games. He said he would work hard to secure Delhi’s first IPL title.
Rishabh Pant warned
Prior to the IPL, Rishabh Pant said he would use Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s advice to defeat his Chennai Super Kings team. Rishabh Pant had said that my first game as captain will be against Mahi Bhai (Mahendra Singh Dhoni). It will be a good experience for me because I learned a lot from them. I also have my own experiences as a player.