Pathum Nissanka hospitalized after hit on the helmet while fielding

Pathum Nissanka

Batsman Pathum Nissanka, who was playing for the Board XI in the 1st practice game vs England, played at the NCC Ground was hospitalized this evening, after he was hit on the helmet, while fielding at the Short Leg.

He was immediately rushed to the hospital and was given specialist medical attention. While an MRI scan showed that the player is out of danger.

However, he will remain in the hospital for 24 hours on observation status, following medical advice.

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