Team India gets a shock in the middle of ODI World Cup, big players out for so many matches

India Vs New Zealand, ICC World Cup 2023: Even though Team India is riding on the chariot of victory in the ICC World Cup 2023 and has won the four matches played so far, but the real test will begin now. After defeating Bangladesh, the Indian team will now face New Zealand after a gap of two days, this match is going to be very big, because four years ago in the ODI World Cup 2019, New Zealand was the only team which gave a big shock to the Indian team by defeating it in the semi-finals. And had ruined the hopes of winning the title. However, the Indian team has suffered a huge setback in this match. The winner of the match is eliminated from the World Cup.

Hardik Pandya will not be able to play in India vs New Zealand match

In the match between India and Bangladesh, captain Rohit Sharma bowled the ninth over to Hardik Pandya, who could only bowl three balls, in which he sprained his leg. The physios came to the field in a hurry, a lot of efforts were made to recover quickly and bowl the remaining balls again, but it could not happen. Ultimately he had to leave the field. Virat Kohli took three wickets in this match. After this it came to light that Hardik Pandya will no longer come to the field for fielding. However, it was also said that Hardik Pandya can come to bat if needed. But there was no need for it. Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill, then Shreyas Iyer and finally Virat Kohli and KL Rahul took India to the doorstep of victory.

Hardik Pandya can play against England

After the match, when captain Rohit Sharma was asked about the update on Hardik Pandya, he said that it is not possible to say anything about him right now, he is under the observation of the medical team and the same team will tell whether Pandya will be able to play the next match or not. No. After this, BCCI has clarified everything some time ago. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has confirmed that Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya will not travel to Dharamshala for the upcoming ODI series against England. After this he will go straight to Lucknow for the match. That means it is clear that Hardik Pandya will not play in the match against New Zealand on October 22. After this, when Team India lands on October 29, he may be available for the match against England. While the bad news is that Hardik Pandya will not be able to play in the next match, the good thing is that he can be fit till the match against England and will also be seen playing.