Ranchi: Virat Kohli has been rushed to an area hospital, after the India captain injured his shoulder whereas fielding throughout the third Check in opposition to Australia, in Ranchi, on Thursday.
India had been in a commanding place after lunch, as Australia misplaced three wickets, with skipper Steve Smith and high order batsman Peter Handscomb seeking to consolidate the innings.
The latter struck Ravindra Jadeja on the leg facet, because the ball raced previous Kohli, and hurtled in direction of the boundary. Kohli, who’s at all times seen giving it his all within the subject, darted after the ball and managed to avoid wasting one run, as he stopped it simply yards in need of the ropes.
Nevertheless, the India skipper harm his shoulder within the course of, and was instantly escorted off the sector by Staff India physio Patrick Farhat.
Whereas no affirmation on the severity of Kohli’s damage has been obtained as of but, Staff India and their followers will probably be hoping that the skipper is again on his toes when play resumes on the second day of the Check.