Venkatesh Iyer Injured, who showed his brilliant performance in the Indian Premier League (IPL), has become a victim of an accident. He got injured while playing the match. His injury was so severe that an ambulance had to be called on the ground. He suffered a neck injury, due to which he had to be sent to the hospital immediately.
Presently Venkatesh is playing Duleep Trophy. During this time this fatal accident happened to him. Actually, Venkatesh Iyer is playing for Central Zone in Duleep Trophy. Then Venkatesh was injured during a match in the tournament by a throw from West Zone medium pacer Chintan Gaja. The Gaza ball went between Iyer’s head and shoulder. Because of which he fell on the ground, seeing him all the players ran towards him. He was later sent to the hospital via ambulance.
Unpleasant scene here. Venkatesh Iyer has been hit on the shoulder as Gaja throws the ball defended ball back at the batter. Venkatesh is down on the ground in pain and the ambulance arrives. #DuleepTrophy pic.twitter.com/TCvWbdgXFp
— Dhruva Prasad (@DhruvaPrasad9) September 16, 2022
Actually, something happened as Venkatesh Iyer was batting, at that time he opened his account by hitting a six on Gaja’s ball. After that the next ball he played a straight shot. This time the bowler Gaja caught the ball and threw it quickly on the stumps towards the batting side. But the ball hit Venkatesh’s neck. After which he got injured and had to call an ambulance. However, Iyer came out to bat again, but could only score 14 runs. During the fielding, Ashok Maneria was fielded in place of Iyer.
Let us tell you that Venkatesh Iyer got a place in Team India due to his excellent performance in IPL. He also made a splash with his batting and bowling while playing for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in IPL 2021. There was a time when he was also considered as an option for all-rounder Hardik Pandya, because Hardik was out of Team India due to injury. But then Venkatesh had to be out of Team India due to his poor form.