‘Rahul should be on a stretcher’: Gavaskar’s alarming comment on LSG star’s injury | Cricket
Lucknow Super Giants (LSG) suffered a major blow as KL Rahul The charismatic leader of the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise suffered a strange injury on Monday. Indian all-rounder Krunal Pandya took over the captaincy after regular skipper Rahul walked off the field during the opening powerplay of the action-packed match between Lucknow Super Giants and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at the Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket. Stadium.
The LSG skipper was ruled out of the IPL 2023 match in the second over after the marquee player injured his right leg while saving some crucial runs for the hosts. Though a stretcher was brought in for Rahul, the injured LSG skipper opted to walk back on his own. Talking about LSG’s latest setback on-air, former Indian cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar feared that the LSG skipper might have been stretched in the wake of the unfortunate injury.
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“He is such a fit cricketer, a tremendous athlete when he runs between the wickets during his batting. He was giving it his all on this fast outfield and wanted to get the ball to stop those runs. Good thing he is walking, I thought he might need a stretcher. jio cinema, “I really don’t think it is good that he is walking. I think he should be on a stretcher. Just get to the dressing room without aggravating it further and get treated straight away,” argued Gavaskar.
“Something about using a stretcher. It’s something a lot of people don’t like. I know what you’re saying is absolutely right, why get angry? Just sleep on it. But one thing with the stretcher I have seen many athletes denying it,” Manjrekar said.
Who can replace Rahul?
Will Rahul make way for an impact player? With the Indian opener suffering an untimely injury during the match, the hosts could use either Ayush Badoni or Quinton de Kock as an impact player against RCB. Earlier, Rahul’s LSG revealed Badoni, Daniel Sams, Avesh Khan, de Kock and Prerak Mankad as impact player options for the ongoing match.