Rishabh Pant voted inaugural ICC Player of the Month

India’s flamboyant wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant on Monday won the ICC’s inaugural Player of the Month award for his superlative performances in the two Tests against Australia in January.

Pant scored a 97 at Sydney and an unbeaten 89 at Brisbane that powered India to an incredible series win against arch-rivals Australia Down Under.

Pant blazed his way to a breathtaking 91 on the third day of the ongoing first Test between India and England in Chennai.