Rishabh Pant could not take the sector to stay wickets for India in the second one innings after you have hit at the helmet via a Pat Cummins bouncer whilst batting within the Mumbai ODI on Tuesday.

KL Rahul has kept wickets for India before in T20 cricket (Courtesy by BCCI)

KL Rahul has stored wickets for India ahead of in T20 cricket (Courtesy via BCCI)


  • Rishabh Pant was once hit at the helmet via a Pat Cummins bouncer within the 44th over of India’s innings
  • Pant has been stored beneath statement after struggling a concussion, the BCCI showed
  • India have been bowled out for 255 within the 1st ODI via Australia after Aaron Finch elected to box first

Batsman KL Rahul has been given the extra task of preserving wickets for India after Rishabh Pant copped a blow at the helmet whilst batting and needed to search remedy right through the innings smash within the ongoing first ODI towards Australia in Mumbai on Tuesday.

That is the primary time Rahul is wicketkeeping for India even supposing he does the task incessantly for his IPL crew Kings XI Punjab.

Pant were given hit at the helmet via a Pat Cummins bouncer, which additionally ended in his dismissal for 28 within the 44th over of India’s innings.

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Pant was once taking a look to tug the 3rd supply of the over from Cummins however were given crushed for tempo. The ball hit the top-edge of his bat after which hit his helmet. The blow was once so fierce that the ball lobbed as much as Ashton Turner, who took a very simple catch at level.

The Board of Keep watch over for Cricket in India (BCCI) later showed that Pant suffered a concussion because of the blow and has been put beneath statement. Manish Pandey took the sector as an alternative choice to Pant.

“Rishabh Pant has were given a concussion after being hit on his helmet whilst batting. KL Rahul is preserving wickets in his absence. Pant is beneath statement this present day,” the BCCI posted on Twitter.

India in the meantime, have been bowled out for 255 in 49.1 overs with Mitchell Starc being the pick out of the bowlers for the Aussies. Starc registered figures of three or 56 whilst Cummins and Kane Richardson took a few wickets every. Spinners Adam Zampa and Ashton Agar additionally were given a wicket every.

Opener Shikhar Dhawan top-scored for India with 74 off 91 balls whilst Rahul (41), Pant (28) and Ravindra Jadeja (25) additionally made helpful contributions.

Captain Virat Kohli needed to demote himself to No.four to deal with Rahul, who got here out to bat at No.3, however the experiment did not precisely pass in keeping with plan for the hosts as Kohli fell for 16 to Zampa, proper after hitting the leg-spinner for a six over the lengthy leg fence.

However the general continues to be neatly under par and preventing the likes of David Warner, Aaron Finch and Steve Smith on a excellent batting observe on the Wankhede stadium will probably be a large problem for the Indian bowlers, particularly with dew anticipated to play a component later within the night time.

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