IND vs SL 3rd ODI: Sri Lankan fielders collided severely; physio brings stretcher to bring out the player

Before Indian batsman Virat Kohli could finish his century, Sri Lankan fielders – Ashen Bandara and Jeffrey Vandersay met with an unfortunate collision and hit the ground in sever pain.

Here’s what actually happened –


Kohli hit a four, bringing his score to 99. However, there is concern as both the deep square leg and deep mid-wicket collide while trying to stop the ball, with one player sliding in like a football tackle. Both players are down and the ball goes to the boundary.

A stretcher is brought out as the Sri Lankan physio tends to the injured players. The crowd, both teams, and the umpires look on with concern.