Indian Cricket Team: India has to host the ODI World Cup this year but its star cricketer Rishabh Pant will not be there in this World Cup because then he will not be able to recover completely.
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New Delhi: ODI World Cup is to be played in India in October and November this year. India will not have a star player in this World Cup. That player is Rishabh Pant. Pant has been ruled out of the Asia Cup to be held in September and then the ODI World Cup. Cricbuzz has given information about this in its report. Pant met with a car accident on the Delhi-Dehradun highway on December 30 last year.
That is why he is not playing in IPL. Due to this, he did not play the Test series against Australia and he will not be able to play in the final of the ICC World Test Championship to be held in June.
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difficult to return before january
Cricbuzz has told in its report that even if Pant recovers fast, he will be able to return by January. That is, it is clear that he will not be able to play in the ODI World Cup. According to the report, Pant is recovering very fast. But it will still take at least seven to eight months for him to recover completely. Pant may take even more time than this.
After his accident, it was clear that he has been out for a long time but it was expected that he could return till the World Cup, but now this hope is also over. BCCI has not officially said anything in this matter yet. Pant was recently seen in the Delhi Capitals camp in IPL-2023.
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BCCI is doing full help
Pant is recovering from his injury with great courage. During the accident, there was a serious injury to his ligament, which has undergone surgery. He had surgery in January this year. Pant is recovering from this. BCCI is providing full help to Pant. All kinds of medical help is being given to them. The exact time of his return will be known only when he goes to the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru for rehab.