Hardik Pandya Injury: T20 World Cup has not started well for India. In the first match of the mega tournament, the Indian team has to face defeat against Pakistan. And with this, India’s World Cup-winning streak against Pakistan has also been broken. But all-rounder Hardik Pandya has given a more significant blow to the team.
Hardik Pandya Injury
While batting against Pakistan, Hardik Pandya got injured in the shoulder. After which, he did not come out to field in the second innings of the match. Ishan Kishan came in his place. BCCI has given an update on Hardik’s injury.
BCCI media team said
Hardik Pandya had a straight shoulder injury while batting. They have been sent for a scan.
Let us tell you that the seriousness of Hardik’s injury has not been confirmed yet. But as a precaution, his scan is being done to be known that he has not suffered any severe injury.
Will you bowl in the World Cup?
Hardik Pandya had landed as a batsman for Team India. Even before the match, he had made it clear that he would not bowl for now. He may be seen bowling in India’s knockout match. Talking about the bowling, he further said,
‘The waist is delicate. There was some irritation. But I will not bowl for now. I will be able to bowl in knockout matches. Both the professionals and I will have to take this call as to when I will bowl.
What did you do in batting?
Hardik Pandya batting came very late against Pakistan. He played eight balls and scored 11 runs with the help of two fours at a strike rate of 137.50. And Haris became the victim of Rauf.
What happened in the Indo-Pak match?
Talking about the India Pakistan match, Pakistan won the toss and decided to bowl first on the Dubai ground. Pakistani bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi gave early shocks to the Indian batsmen. Indian opening pair Rohit Sharma was sent to the pavilion for zero and K.L. Rahul for three runs.
Suryakumar Yadav tried to form a small partnership with captain Virat, but he too got out after scoring 11 runs. For the team, Kohli scored the most 57, and Rishabh Pant scored 39 runs. Team India could only score 151 runs in 20 overs. Taking a target of 152 runs to win, Pakistan won the match by ten wickets. NS. Rizwan scored 79, and captain Babar Azam scored 68 runs.