Nothing went right for the Indian team captain Rishabh Pant in the series against South Africa. Rishabh Pant lost the toss for the fifth time in a row. Apart from this, his form in this series has also been very poor. Rishabh Pant kept on laughing after losing the toss in the fifth match and this video of him went viral on social media.
Temba Bavuma did not come to play in this match due to injury
South Africa captain Temba Bavuma did not come to play in this match due to injury. In such a situation, Keshav Maharaj was made the captain of the South African team and he came for the toss along with Rishabh Pant. Keshav Maharaj said Hades and this is what happened. Rishabh Pant had lost the toss for the fifth time in a row and he started laughing. Pant said on this occasion that my practice for the toss did not work.
However, the match could not start after the toss. The match started late due to rain. After this, reducing the over in the match, it was reduced to 19-19 overs. Shortly after the start of the match at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru, it rained again and the game had to be stopped once again. Till the second rain came, the Indian team’s score was 28 runs for 2 wickets in 3.3 overs. Ishan Kishan and Rituraj Gaikwad had already seen the way to the pavilion.
Rishabh Pant lost the toss five times but each time South Africa decided to bowl
Another special thing in this series has also been that Rishabh Pant lost the toss five times but each time South Africa decided to bowl. Team India got a chance to bat first every time. Chasing the target in the first two matches, South Africa registered a win but in the last two matches, India leveled the series by winning the match.