Young Mumbai Indians (MI) wicketkeeper-batsman Ishan Kishan has been taken to hospital for scans after being hit by Delhi Capitals (DC) pacer Shardul Thakur’s yorker.
The second match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 is being played between Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai Indians (MI) and Rishabh Pant-led Delhi Capitals (DC) at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Sunday, March 27.
Earlier, Delhi Capitals won the toss and opted to bowl first in the match and the decision didn’t favour the Rishabh Pant-led side. While batting first Mumbai Indians (MI) were off to a flying start as both Rohit Sharma and Ishan Kishan fired with the bat. The Mumbai Indians opening duo batted brilliantly and at the end of the powerplay, Mumbai Indians were at 53/0. Also, Rohit Sharma and Ishan Kishan added 67 runs off 50 balls together before Rohit Sharma was dismissed by wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav.
Ishan Kishan Sent For Scans After Being Hit By Shardul Thakur’s Yorker
Overall, Ishan Kishan scored 81* runs off 48 balls, including 11 fours and 2 sixes and helped the Mumbai Indians (MI) score 177 runs.
However, after being hit by the yorker of medium-pacer Shardul, Ishan Kishan was taken for scans and the wicketkeeper-batsman Aryan Juyal was handed over the gloves by Mumbai Indians in Kishan’s absence.
“Ishan Kishan has gone for scans on his foot after he was struck by a Shardul Thakur Yorker. Aryan Juyal to keep wickets in his absence,” Cricbuzz stated.
Meanwhile, at the time of writing, after the 9th over, wicket-keeper Ishan Kishan was seen returning back to the field to take over the wicket-keeping responsibility. Also, soon after returning, he was able to grab an incredible catch to dismiss Delhi Capitals opener Prithvi Shaw, who was looking dangerous out in middle.
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