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pant: IPL 2021: Tried sitting on balcony to get acclimatised to circumstances, says Pant | Cricket News – Times of India


DUBAI: Coming off an extended tour of the United Kingdom, Delhi Capitals captain Rishabh Pant sought to get acclimatised to the UAE‘s excessive warmth by spending time on the balcony of his lodge room in the course of the obligatory quarantine.
However, it was nonetheless not comfy when he did his first coaching session on Friday forward of the IPL‘s resumption.

Pant stated that he’s presently focussing on getting used to the circumstances within the UAE.
“It’s pretty hot here in the UAE. I was trying to sit on the balcony during my quarantine period as much as possible to get used to the conditions. But, it still felt quite hot when I took part in my first practice session here.
“I’m simply making an attempt to get used to the circumstances now and hopefully, I shall be absolutely acclimatised to the circumstances in 2-3 days,” Pant said in a release issued by Delhi Capitals.
The wicketkeeper-batsman said that the team will look to continue its brilliant performance from the first half of the IPL 2021 season.
The Delhi Capitals are currently at the top of the table with 12 points from eight matches.
“Our final purpose is to win the trophy, however we’re going to focus on our course of. Hopefully, we will proceed to play the best way we did within the first half of the IPL 2021 season and we will go on and win the IPL trophy this 12 months,” said Pant.
He has also expressed his excitement about meeting his teammates after completing his quarantine period.
“It’s very nice to meet everybody after popping out of quarantine. It’s been nice assembly the teammates right here in coaching.”
Delhi Capitals will take on Sunrisers Hyderabad on September 22, in their first match on resumption.



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