Hardik Pandya Veteran all-rounder Hardik Pandya is out of World Cup 2023.This is bad for Team India in the ICC Cricket World Cup.He was rumored to return in the final league matches.The place belongs to Prasidh Krishna.
Injury sidelines Hardik Pandya for ICC World Cup 2023:India’s star all-rounder Hardik Pandya is out of World Cup 2023.This news shocks India in the ICC Cricket World Cup.Hardik was expected to be fit before Team India’s last league match, semi-final, or final, but he will not play in the World Cup 2023.He was replaced by Prasidh Krishna (Prasidh Krishna Hardik Pandya World Cup Replacement).
India was unbeatable in World Cup 2023.Her seven-match win streak got her to the semis.India faces South Africa on 5 November and Netherlands on 12 November in the remaining matches.The semi-finals follow (15 or 16 November).Next is the World Cup final on November 19.
In this situation, Team India will miss Hardik in its lineup.According to the latest update, star all-rounder Hardik Pandya will miss the rest of the tournament due to an ankle injury.
Pandya injured his left ankle bowling against Bangladesh in India’s World Cup match in Pune on October 19.Team India will add Prasidh Krishna.Hardik posted on X on his disappointment at being left out of the team.
Unexpected choice of Prasidh Krishna…
The team’s selection of bowler Prasidh Krishna is also surprising.It was expected that an all-rounder would replace Hardik if he was out, but the tournament’s Event Technical Committee allowed this inexperienced fast bowler to join Team India on Saturday.
World Cup 2023 performance of Hardik Pandya.
He was injured bowling his first over against Bangladesh on October 19.He left the field with a left ankle injury.This prevented him from finishing his first over.His replacement, Virat Kohli, bowled 3 balls.Hardik Pandya’s World Cup bowling performance was average, taking 5 wickets.He only batted once against Australia, scoring 11 unbeaten runs.
Famous Krishna record
Prasidh Krishna has 17 Indian ODIs.He has 29 wickets.In Rajkot on September 27, he played his last ODI for India against Australia.He dismissed Australia’s David Warner for 1/45 in nine overs.In addition, Krishna has taken 4 wickets in 2 T20 Internationals.He represents Karnataka in domestic cricket.
Tough to digest the fact that I will miss out on the remaining part of the World Cup. I'll be with the team, in spirit, cheering them on every ball of every game. Thanks for all the wishes, the love, and the support has been incredible. This team is special and I'm sure we'll… pic.twitter.com/b05BKW0FgL
— hardik pandya (@hardikpandya7) November 4, 2023
Prasidh Krishna vs. South Africa?
With Krishna’s addition, the team has five fast bowlers.The team has Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, and Shardul Thakur.Krishna was approved by the Event Technical Committee on Saturday as India’s replacement player, making him eligible for Sunday’s crucial World Cup match against South Africa.India and South Africa lead the World Cup.