Indian wicket-keeper-batsman Rishabh Pant recently posted his first message on social media after undergoing surgery following a brutal accident on December 30, 2022. Rishabh Pant informed his fans on Monday that his surgery was a success, and he is on the road to recovery now.
Rishabh Pant is recovering from the surgery
The BCCI and government authorities have supported Rishabh Pant a lot during such a trying time. The Indian cricketer expressed his gratitude to the Indian cricket-governing body, the secretary Jay Shah and the government for helping him.
Pant is not expected to play cricket in the coming months. However, the Indian wicket-keeper asserted that he is ready to take on the challenges in front of him.
“I am humbled and grateful for all the support and good wishes. I am glad to let you know that my surgery was a success. The road to recovery has begun and I am ready for the challenges ahead,” tweeted Rishabh Pant.
“Thank you to the @BCCI, @JayShah & government authorities for their incredible support,” he added.
From the bottom of my heart, I also would like to thank all my fans, teammates, doctors and the physios for your kind words and encouragement. Looking forward to see you all on the field. #grateful #blessed
— Rishabh Pant (@RishabhPant17) January 16, 2023
Pant was expected to play a big role for the Indian team in the upcoming Border-Gavaskar Trophy series, but his injuries have ruled him out of action for the next few months. Sourav Ganguly confirmed that Pant will not be available to play for the Delhi Capitals in IPL 2023 as well.