Australian cricketer Matthew Wade had a savage response to Rishabh Pant’s banter on Day 3 of the Boxing day Test.
During the batting, Matthew Wade called Rishabh Pant 25 or 30 kilos overweight. Rishabh Pant and Matthew Wade were locked in some banter during Day 3 of the Boxing Day Test.
While Rishabh Pant had constantly been making comments about Wade’s defensive batting, the Australian batsman gave his views on the exchange to the media after the 2nd session ended.
Cricket Australia and Fox Sports have shared clips of the verbal battle between Wade and Pant online, with many others picking up the conversation from the stump mic as well.
Matthew Wade was later seen responding to Rishabh Pant’s comments, as he made a hilarious jibe at the Indian’s physique.
During the 16th over of the 2nd innings, Matthew Wade taunted Rishabh Pant about being overweight. The Australian also trolled Rishabh Pant for looking at the TV screen as the match went on.
“You’re 25 kilos overweight. Are you 20 kilos, 25 or 30 kilos overweight? You’re looking at yourself on the big screen again? Very funny watching yourself on the screen”
“He just laughs all the time. He doesn’t really say much, he’s just always laughing at you. I don’t know what’s so funny, it must be my batting.”
Matthew Wade spoke to Fox Sports about his conversations with Rishabh Pant, as he revealed that the Indian wicketkeeper was always amused behind the wicket.