Team India batsman Kl Rahul wishes Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya on his auspicious 25th birthday hoping to recover as soon as possible. India all-rounder Hardik Pandya was stretchered off the field during the Asia Cup group league encounter against Pakistan after sustaining an acute lower back injury.

However, the incident took place in the 18th over when Pandya was bowling against arch-rival Pakistan. It was the fifth delivery and Pandya after completing the follow through, immediately felt while suffering a blow to his lower back. In fact, he was seen lying on the ground in considerable pain.

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However, KL Rahul is part of Indian cricket team for the Windies series. He couldn’t put up a good show in the first Test of the two-match Test series. India won the first match convincingly by an innings, and 272 runs. India’s debutant Prithvi Shaw scored a brilliant century along with all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja, who made his maiden ton in Test cricket and skipper Virat Kohli scored his 24th Test ton.

Earlier Hardik Pandya showed some all-around cricket in England when he was the part of Test side. He bagged ten wickets from four Test matches that he played which included a fifer in the third Test.

Meanwhile, KL Rahul played a brilliant inning in the last Test match against England. He scored 149 runs in the second essay. He was backed in the side after the excellent show. However, he couldn’t score a single run in the recent match against Windies.

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KL Rahul and Hardik Pandya share a great bonhomie with each other. /Getty Images

Hardik Pandya is celebrating his 25th birthday. His teammate Kl Rahul is wishing good luck for his future and wants him to recover quickly and join team India for more support and entertainment. Rahul also told Pandya not to party too hard on his birth anniversary.

KL Rahul post read as,  “Wishing u a very happy birthday rockstar. Continue to entertain us on and off the field. Speedy recovery and see u soon. @hardikpandya7 don’t party too hard”.

Here is KL Rahul’s Tweet: