Not long back, India’s wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant became a babysitter to Tim Paine’s children. Meanwhile, Paine’s wife and Pant were clicked carrying Tim’s children during the Australian PM’s house. Though it all started with an on-field banter, Pant seemed to have taken things seriously. However, Rohit Sharma, who recently became a father to a beautiful girl, has asked Rishabh Pant for his services as a babysitter.

Rohit seeks time from Pant for babysitting

Rohit Sharma missed the final Test at the SCG for the birth of his child. The India batsman returned home, as his wife, Ritika Sajdeh gave birth to a baby girl, named Samaira.

Although he must have been busy taking care of the child and his wife, Rohit was keeping a close eye on what’s happening around in Australia. Taking notice of the lighter events on tour, Rohit was quick to ask Pant for the same on Twitter. He wrote,

“Morning buddy. Heard your a good baby sitter, need one right now. Ritika will be quite happy

Pant shone on Australia tour, gained points in ICC Test Rankings for batsmen

Rishabh Pant was India’s second-highest run-scorer in the Tests against Australia. He hit 350 runs at an average of 58.33. However, the highlight for him in the Test series was the hundred he had scored at the SCG. In only his ninth Test match, the youngster was successful in completing his second Test ton; the first had come against England at the Oval.

Meanwhile, the left-handed batsman played the T20Is against Australia. Though he got dropped from the ODI squad, the selectors kept him on board for the New Zealand T20Is.

Australia-India to face off in ODI’s

The four-match Test series between Australia and India has concluded, where the visitors created history; beating the mighty Aussies 2-1 in their home for the first time in 71 years. Now, the action moves to the ODI cricket, which begins on January 12th in Sydney.

Also, Rohit Sharma returns to the ODI squad for the first game as well.