Cricketer Tanmay Agarwal suffered severe head injury when the ball hit by the batsman smashed straight into his helmet. He felt dizziness and was rushed to the hospital in an ambulance.
The incident occurred during the Ranji Trophy match between Hyderabad and Chhattisgarh at Ahmedabad on Wednesday.
The ball was hit by Chhattisgarh wicketkeeper Manoj Singh. He pulled a delivery from left armer Mehdi Hasan. The ball landed on Tanmay's helmet. The incident happened shortly after lunch.
He had scored 39 off 124 balls in the first innings and was involved in a 120-run stand with skipper Subramaniam Badrinath as Hyderabad made 351.