"What happened is very unfortunate, no one has control over it. As a team we wish him all the best, our love and prayers are always with him," Hardik Pandya, India's captain for the T20I series against Sri Lanka which starts on Tuesday, told reporters. "Wish him a speedy recovery. Obviously, he was a very important part of the team, now everyone knows the situation and lot of other people can get opportunities.
Sidharth Monga is an assistant editor at ESPNcricinfo