Former India skipper and BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has said that Rishabh Pant will now not be healthy for the IPL 2023 as he emerges from a devastating vehicle accident that left him with several injuries.
Pant become evacuated from Dehradun to a Mumbai hospital last week for knee surgical operation.
Pant captains the Delhi Capitals in the IPL, and rumours propose that if the wicketkeeper-batter is unable to play in the upcoming season, Australian David Warner might also step in.
“Rishabh Pant will now not be available for the IPL. i’m in reference to Delhi Capitals. it will be a brilliant IPL (for the crew), we are able to do properly but Rishabh Pant’s damage will have an effect on the Delhi Capitals,” Ganguly was quoted as announcing by means of sports activities these days.
Pant is being dealt with on the Kokilaben Ambani health facility, and his ligament harm is expected to get better in three to 4 months. The IPL 2023 season is set to begin inside the remaining week of March.
Rishabh Pant’s car collided with a divider on December 30:
Pant, 25, turned into journeying at the Delhi-Dehradun highway on December 30 while his car crashed with a divider. He was able to get out of the truck before it took fire.
He changed into sent to a personal sanatorium in Dehradun after receiving emergency care at a nearby institution earlier than the BCCI opted to move him to Mumbai to complete his remedy.
“Rishabh has cuts on his forehead, a ligament tear in his proper knee, and has additionally hurt his proper wrist, ankle, toe and has suffered abrasion accidents on his again,” the BCCI stated in a statement ultimate week.
As in line with reviews, Pant’s primary aim is to be suit for the ODI international Cup, in an effort to be held in India later this 12 months.