Cassian Baliarsingh

India wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant who has been away from the game for over a year now after meeting with a tragic accident updated his fans on his recovery. The star cricketer shared an update on his health just ahead of the IPL 2024.

In a video shared on his official Instagram handle, Pant can be seen working out in the gym and doing deadlifts and other exercises. The 26-year-old star can be seen lifting weights, barbells, dumbbells and cycling in the viral clip.

Sharing the video, he wrote, “Bouncing back with every rep.”

Soon, his fans and followers flooded the post with likes and wishes to get well soon. Many commented how they were patiently waiting for his comeback.


A post shared by Rishabh Pant (@rishabpant)

“Before IPL you should play at least domestic matches to gain fitness,” commented a fan.

Another fan wrote, “All time greatest Comeback Loading In cricket history..💪💪❤️🔥”

“Please jaldi ajao bhai we can't wait for ur comeback in blue & white,” shared a fan while another wrote, “2024 we'll be ours 🫡 we're going to witness biggest comeback in cricket history Rishabhnation ❤️”

Worth mentioning, Pant is recovering from the injuries and trauma he suffered due to the accident while going home to surprise his mother last year.

He met with a car accident on the Delhi-Dehradun highway and got multiple injuries. Due to the injuries, he missed IPL 2023, World Test Championship and ODI World Cup 2023. However, fans are hopeful that he will find a place during the 2024 Men’s T20 World Cup.