Kolkata (West Bengal): Pacer Ashok Dinda got injured during a practice match ahead of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament here at the Eden Gardens on Monday.
The Bengal cricketer threw a full toss delivery to young batsman Vivek Singh who played a shot that hit Dinda back on the face. Following the incident, Dinda suddenly fell on the ground.
After receiving the medical assistance on the field, the pacer started playing again and ended his over.
Later, Dinda was taken to a hospital where a CT scan revealed that there is no serious injury.
The practice match was organised by the batting consultant of Bengal team, VVS Laxman.
The Syed Mushtaq Ali tournament is slated to be held from February 21 to March 14.