Priyam Garg. (Photograph Supply: Twitter)

Priyam Garg is among the most promising younger cricketers India have. He’s solely 18 years outdated and undoubtedly, has a shiny future within the offing. He’s presently part of the India Inexperienced crew within the 2019 Duleep Trophy. Nonetheless, all shouldn’t be effectively with the teenager by any means. The Meerut-born batsman had a troublesome outing within the match versus India Pink in Alur.

He was hit on the neck whereas fielding at foolish level on the fourth day of the encounter. The Younger Turk was acutely aware, however was in a big quantity of ache. The physio rushed on to the sector to examine on Garg’s well-being after which utilized ice pack on the injured space. An ambulance was introduced on to the sector and he was then taken to the hospital for scans.

“Initially, we had suspected a concussion and that’s why took him for some scans. However he by no means confirmed any indicators of a concussion. Nonetheless we’re sending the MRIs to a different radiologist for a second opinion however as of now he’s advantageous and may bat as effectively,” Prasanth Panchada, the physio of the Indian Inexperienced crew was quoted as saying in ESPNcricinfo.

Priyam Garg hit by Avesh Khan’s backfoot punch

The unlucky incident happened within the closing supply of the 138th over of India Pink’s innings. The over was being bowled by leg-spin bowler Rahul Chahar, who just lately made his worldwide debut within the T20I sequence West Indies. Avesh Khan, who was on strike, churned out a tough backfoot punch and Garg discovered himself within the firing line.

He tried to take evasive motion, however couldn’t evade the ball. Luckily, Garg’s helmet had a neck guard, which softened the impression. In the meanwhile, it stays to be seen what are the additional developments in Garg’s case whereas the cricketing fraternity will probably be praying for his quick restoration

Garg has had a formidable profession up to now. In 12 first-class matches, he has 867 runs at an honest common of 66.69 to go together with a few centuries and 5 half-centuries. He was just lately part of the India U19 crew that performed the tri-nation at some point sequence in England additionally involving Bangladesh.

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