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India v/s Sri Lanka 1st Test: Rishabh Pant hammers Lasith Embuldeniya for 22 runs in an over

Rishabh Pant has hammered an in-form bowler for the day. While scoring 22 runs in an over against Embuldeniya, Pant stroked for two consecutive sixes, two fours and two quick runs.

Embuldeniya has wreaked havoc in the Indian camp for his impressive bowling but the left-arm spinner seemed no match for Rishabh Pant. He came to the crease when India needed a formidable partnership. Rishabh Pant ticked all the boxes while batting with Shreyas Iyer and Ravindra Jadeja, partnering more than 100 runs in the session. The left-handed batsman has suddenly broken his patience as he chases Lasith Embuleniyo for two consecutive sixes and two fours in an over; targeting the bowler for nearly 21 runs. The batsman suddenly seems to have accelerated the innings, reaching 82 off just 83 deliveries.