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Ind vs Aus ODI: Pant suffers concussion; Rahul replaces him behind stumps

Pant made 28 off 33 balls during India's 255 all out after being sent in to bat by Australia.

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

India vs west indies, Rishabh Pant
Rishabh Pant | File photo

Wicket-keeper batsman on Tuesday suffered a concussion, forcing K L Rahul to take his position behind the stumps during the first ODI against Australia here.

"has got a concussion after being hit on his helmet while batting. K L Rahul is keeping wickets in his absence. Pant is under observation at the moment," the BCCI said in a brief statement.

Pant made 28 off 33 balls during India's 255 all out after being sent in to bat by Australia.

Manish Pandey has come in as a replacement on the field for Pant.

An update on Pant is expected after the match.

First Published: Tue, January 14 2020. 18:05 IST