Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Nov 22 : The ongoing day-night Test between India and Bangladesh witnessed an incident that highlighted the spirit of cricket as the Indian physio Nitin Patel was seen attending to Bangladesh’s Nayeem Hasan.
Hasan was struck on the helmet by a Mohammed Shami delivery.
Indian skipper Virat Kohli came running to the middle to check on the Bangladesh batsman.
Then, physio Patel came down to the crease to attend to Bangladesh’s lower-order batter.
Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) official handle tweeted the video of the incident and captioned the post as: “In the end, it’s all about the #SpiritOfCricket. #TeamIndia physio, Mr. Nitin Patel attends to Nayeem after he gets hit on the helmet. #PinkBallTest”.
— BCCI (@BCCI) November 22, 2019
Before the start of the pink-ball match, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee and Sachin Tendulkar greeted India and Bangladesh players.