Rishabh Pant is undergoing treatment in Dehradun after being injured in a car accident.
Indian captain Rohit Sharma also talked to the doctors to know about Pant’s condition.
new Delhi. It has been more than 24 hours since Team India’s wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant was injured in a road accident. But, even now he is being discussed in every way. Along with the fans, fellow players are also praying for the well-being of their favorite cricketer. The way his car overturned after hitting the divider and caught fire. Pant’s escape from that accident is no less than a miracle.
The good thing is that there is no injury to his brain and spine. Currently, his treatment is going on in Dehradun. After being a victim of the accident, his fellow players also expressed concern by tweeting. Meanwhile, it has been reported that Indian cricket team captain Rohit Sharma, who is currently holidaying in Maldives, has spoken to the doctors treating Pant.
According to the Indian Express report, Rohit has taken information about Rishabh Pant’s health from Maldives itself. He has also taken an update from the doctors treating Pant regarding the player’s injury and recovery. Rohit will return from Maldives at the beginning of the new year. However, he is keeping an eye on Pant’s health and is constantly taking health updates of the wicketkeeper. Apart from Rohit, many fellow players have also talked to Pant’s family members to know their condition. At present, Pant is in ICU, as soon as his health improves further, it is possible that some players may go to meet him.
Please tell that Pant was not included in the Indian team for the T20 series against Sri Lanka starting on January 3 and the subsequent ODI series. He was already struggling with knee injury and back injury. That’s why the BCCI and the team management had asked him to go to the National Cricket Academy and work on his strength. Because India had to play a 4-Test series against Australia in February-March, which is going to be very important for India to reach the finals of the World Test Championship. However, this fatal accident happened even before Pant reached NCA.
The kind of injury that Pant has suffered, it may take him 6 months to recover and return to the field. That means he will not play Test series against Australia and there is no possibility of playing in IPL.
FIRST PUBLISHED : December 31, 2022, 19:11 IST