Injury of players one after the other has become a headache for the BCCI and Indian cricket team management. (Indian Cricket Team Injury Update 2023).
Today i.e. On January 5, Team India has to play the second T20 match against Sri Lanka, but the troubles of Team India are on the rise. Here is the update of injury of Team India players
Indian Cricket Team Injury Update 2023
Captain Hardik Pandya and Sanju Samsung, who were included in the T20 squad against Sri Lanka, were injured in the first match against Sri Lanka.
Rishabh Pant, Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja and Jasprit are already out of the team due to injury, now captain Hardik Pandya and Sanju Samson have also been injured in the first T20 match against Sri Lanka.
Sanju Samson Injury Update
Sanju Samson has been ruled out of the T20 series against Sri Lanka and wicket-keeper batsman Jitesh Sharma has been included in the Indian team in his place, the BCCI Staff Selection Committee informed on Twitter.
NEWS – Sanju Samson ruled out of the remainder of T20I series.— BCCI (@BCCI) January 4, 2023
The All-India Senior Selection Committee has named Jitesh Sharma as replacement for Sanju Samson.
More details here – https://t.co/0PMIjvONn6 #INDvSL @mastercardindia
Let us tell you that Sanju Samson got this injury when he was fielding against Sri Lanka, he fell on his knee while catching the ball at deep point off Imran Malik.
In fact, while fielding, his leg got stuck in the ground and he fell down on his knees, after which he experienced pain and swelling.
At the moment he too has stayed back in Mumbai and is getting his knee checked.
Hardik Pandya Injury Update
In the first T20 match against Sri Lanka, Hardik Pandya was injured while catching a ball and was immediately sent off the field.
After the match was over, he informed about his injury that there is nothing much to worry about, it happened because of not drinking enough water and not getting enough sleep.
He smiled and said that it was just a cramp and I have got used to it. When I am smiling, everything is fine.
However, he also indicated that he is feeling very good now and is ready to play in the next match as well.
Let us tell you that in the 11th over of the first T20 match, while taking the catch of Bhanuka Rajapaksa, his right leg was injured due to loss of balance.
Arshdeep Singh Health Update
Releasing Ashmit’s health report, BCCI said that Arshdeep will not be available in the second T20 match as well.
The BCCI further stated that Arshdeep has not fully recovered from the fever and may be given more rest.
Let us tell you that due to fever, Arshdeep Singh was not a part of the playing XI of the first T20 match and in his place Shivam Mavi got a chance in the playing XI.
Shivam Mavi played this opportunity very well and took 4 wickets in his very first debut match.
For his brilliant bowling figures of 4/22 on his debut game, @ShivamMavi23 is our Top Performer from the second innings.— BCCI (@BCCI) January 3, 2023
A look at his bowling summary here 👇👇#INDvSL @mastercardindia pic.twitter.com/nkDyHeRLCo
Rishabh Pant Injury Update
Giving information about Rishabh Pant’s health report, DDCA director Shyam Sharma said that Pant is out of danger now. Rishabh Pant is currently admitted in a private hospital in Dehradun and is undergoing treatment under the supervision of BCCI and DDCA.
Director Shyam Sharma further said that he will be given the best treatment, so he has been shifted to Mumbai for further treatment.
Second Medical Update – Rishabh Pant— BCCI (@BCCI) January 4, 2023
More details here 👇👇https://t.co/VI8pWr54B9
The BCCI had released a report regarding Rishabh Pant’s health, in which he told about Rishabh Pani’s injury that no major injury is visible in the MRI scan report, he has two cuts on his head and a torn ligament of the right knee. has gone.
There are also bruises on his right wrist, toe and ankle, as well as abrasion marks on his back.
Let us tell you that India’s star cricketer Rishabh Pant had become a victim of a road accident on the Narsan border near Roorkee while going to his home from Delhi. Due to his sleepiness, the car became unbalanced and hit the divider and overturned. Rishabh Pant himself had to get out by breaking the glass of the car and saved his life
Difficult to play against IPL and Australia
After the injury, Pant’s Test series against Australia and IPL 2023 remains completely doubtful. Looking at Rishabh Pant’s injury, it seems that he may take 4 to 6 months to recover completely.
Ravindra Jadeja and Jasprit Bumrah Health Update
Ravindra Jadeja has almost fully recovered from his knee surgery and Jasprit Bumrah has also fully recovered from his injury but is not fully fit for the match.
Before the T20 series team selection against Sri Lanka, they were called for fitness test at Shastri Cricket Academy in Bengaluru, but both could not complete the fitness test.
BCCI is not in any hurry with its senior players as big events (Australia Test Series and ODI World Cup) are coming in 2023 and BCCI does not want any senior player to get injured during big events.
That’s why they have to rest for some more time and after that both will soon be seen playing in Team India.
Let us tell you that Ravindra Jadeja suffered a knee injury during the Asia Cup last year in September 2022, after which he underwent knee surgery and was rested for about 4 months.
While Jasprit Bumrah is getting out of the team due to continuous injury. Bumrah was dropped from the team before the T20 World Cup in 2022.
He made a T20 comeback against Australia but missed the playing XI and was again ruled out of the South Africa T20 series due to back pain.
Is BCCI Really Concerned About Injuries ?
BCCI closely monitoring all the injured players carefully. BCCI feels that all the injured players are being taken care of and are being treated according to their injuries and need-based practice sessions.
It is expected that all the players of the Indian team recover from their injuries as soon as possible and join the team soon.