India batter Smriti Mandhana 'stable' after being struck on head

Smriti Mandhana sustained a blow to her left ear and lower temple while batting in the warm-up game against South Africa in Rangiora.
Smriti Mandhana during warm-up contest (Image Courtesy: ANI)
Smriti Mandhana during warm-up contest (Image Courtesy: ANI)


"As a safety precaution, she was rested for the rest of the match and is currently under observation. Presently, the opening batter is doing fine and her condition is stable," BCCI in a statement said. "Her progress will be monitored by the medical team and a decision on her participation in the next match will be taken accordingly," the statement added. India defeated South Africa in the warm-up fixture by 2 runs on Sunday.

Visit to explore our interactive epaper!

Download the DT Next app for more exciting features!

Click here for iOS

Click here for Android

Related Stories

No stories found.
DT next