During the Indian team’s game against South Africa in the T20 World Cup, Dinesh Karthik left the field and was replaced by Rishabh Pant as goalkeeper. During the South Africa stick, Pant came in and Karthik left.
After 15 overs ended in South Africa’s innings, Dinesh Karthik felt pain in his back. He left the field with the physio. After that, Rishabh Pant came to guard the ground. Rishabh Pant continued to keep the wickets to the last. However, the severity of Karthik’s injury is unclear. Fans were also thrilled with Pant’s arrival.
The Indian team faced defeat in this low scoring game. Beating first on the inflatable field of Perth, the Indian team achieved a modest score of 133 points. Team India’s batsmen flopped but Suryakumar Yadav played a stormy 68-run inning while executing a blistering strike. Lungi Ngidi performed brilliantly, taking 4 wickets to his name.
Playing in response, South Africa struck hard. Although the Indian team took 3 wickets in the beginning, but later it was hard for the Indian team to lose the chance to get caught and run out. Aiden Markram (52) scored half a century. Meanwhile, David Miller also scored an undefeated 59 to give his team the win.