Dinesh Karthik got injured and Rishabh Pant kept the wicket against South Africa
Team India's wicketkeeper Dinesh Karthik suddenly got injured during the second innings against South Africa in Perth. He got injured after the 15th over and then went off the field. After Dinesh Karthik got injured, the team's reserve wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant was called for wicketkeeping and then he kept the wicket in the subsequent overs. However, how Dinesh Karthik got hurt, was not disclosed.
In the T20 World Cup 2022, the Indian team management is constantly giving Dinesh Karthik a chance in playing XI while Rishabh Pant is seen waiting. In this match too, Team India came on the field with an extra batsman, but it was Deepak Hooda, here also Rishabh Pant did not get a chance, but after Karthik was out of the field, he landed in Perth and did wicketkeeping. Dinesh Karthik scored 6 runs in 15 balls in this match and shared a 52-run partnership with Suryakumar Yadav for the sixth wicket. By the way, Karthik's batting was not very good in this match.
Let us tell you that in this match against South Africa, the Indian team decided to bat first after winning the toss, but this decision of Rohit Sharma was not right and the Indian team was able to hang on the store board of 133 runs for 9 wickets in 20 overs. Suryakumar Yadav scored the highest 68 runs in this match for India, while other batsmen were very disappointed. India's batsmen were seen completely surrendering in front of the pacers of South Africa.