The Pakistan Wicketkeeper batsman Muhammad Rizwan was injured during a match against India. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has confirmed Mohammad Rizwan To Undergo MRI Scan For Right Leg Strain to determine the seriousness of the injury. After a close competition, Pakistan beat India by five wickets in Asia Cup 2022 Super Four round.
Moreover, Muhammad Rizwan becomes the match’s top scorer with 71 off 51 balls with four boundaries and two sixes. Chasing 182 for victory, Pakistan achieved their target with five wickets and one ball left in Dubai due to a critical 73-run partnership between Rizwan and Mohammad Nawaz (42).
After landing awkwardly on his right leg during India’s first innings, Rizwan injured his right leg to catch a delivery from Mohammad Hasnain. Furthermore, Despite the injury, his magnificent innings led team Pakistan towards victory.
According to PCB, Rizwan will now get a precautionary MRI scan today. According to sources, after the match, Muhammad Rizwan went to hospital straight from the stadium.
Muhammad Rizwan said in the post-match presentation ceremony, “The whole world is watching this match. This contest has equal value to a final. Each player would attempt to go and offer his or his all. The strategy usually called for us (himself or Babar Azam) to bat long and score against the new ball. I made an effort to remain throughout.”
Despite the Injury, Muhammad Rizwan kept the same momentum during the match. He contributed with his much-needed 71 runs after the dismissal of skipper Babar Azam for 14, with leg-spinner Ravi Bishnoi luring the batsman into a chip straight to mid-wicket.
Prime Minister of Pakistan MR. Shahbaz Sharif congratulated Pakistan Cricket Team and the nation on a historical win against India. In his tweet, he said the Pakistani cricket team had won the hearts of the nation. “Well done, Team Pakistan.”
Moreover, former Prime Minister of Pakistan and cricket team captain Imran Khan congratulated the team on their outstanding fight and performance.