Rishabh Pant: India cricket star injured in automotive accident


New Delhi
CNN
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India worldwide cricketer Rishabh Pant has been hospitalized after he was injured in a automotive accident within the northern state of Uttarakhand on Friday.

The state’s chief minister, Pushkar Singh Dhami, confirmed the information on Twitter, whereas wishing Pant, 26, a “speedy recovery.”

The automotive Pant was in collided with a divider and caught fireplace within the early hours of Friday, CNN affiliate CNN Information-18 reported, citing police.

The wicket-keeper batsman is “stable and undergoing scans,” in accordance with the secretary of the Board of Management for Cricket in Indi (BCCI) a, Jay Shah.

“My thoughts and prayers are with Rishabh Pant as he fights his way back to recovery,” Shah tweeted. “We are closely monitoring his progress and will provide him with all the necessary support.”

Pant has “two cuts on his forehead, a ligament tear in his right knee and has also hurt his right wrist, ankle, toe and has suffered abrasion injuries on his back,” in accordance with a BCCI assertion.

Pant is certainly one of India’s rising stars and had not too long ago been named his house state Uttarakhand’s model ambassador, in accordance with CNN Information-18.

Numerous cricketers took to Twitter to want him a fast restoration.

Former Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting mentioned he was considering of Pant. “Hope you’re on the mend and back on your feet soon,” he wrote Friday.

“Wishing a very speedy & full recovery to Rishabh! Take care,” India cricketer turned politician Gautam Gambhir wrote.

Harsha Bhogle, a distinguished Indian cricket commentator, mentioned he was “desperately hoping he is fine and recovers soon.”