Oct 05, 2020

Cricketer Najibullah seriously injured in car accident Featured

Afghanistan’s opener Najeebullah Tarakai has been seriously injured in a car accident.

Najibullah Tarkai was crossing the road in East Nangarhar when he was hit by a car.

Afghanistan Cricket Board interim chief executive Nazim Zar Abdulrahimzai told Cricbuzz that 29-year-old Najibullah is in the ICU and his position remains stable. 
Doctors have said that he is seriously injured, yet he could not say anything definitively about him.

According to media reports, Najibullah is currently in a coma. He has suffered a major head injury and is undergoing treatment. Even after 24 hours of this accident, the cricketer remains unconscious. Tarkai was hit by a car in Jalalabad city.

Please tell that Tarakai made an international debut in March 2014. So far he has played 12 T20s and one ODI for Afghanistan. In T20 he has scored 258 runs with four fifties. He has also played 24 first class matches. In this, he has scored 2030 runs at an average of 47.20. These include six centuries and 10 half-centuries.

According to another ongoing report in the media, ICC umpire Bismillah Jan Shinwari has died in a blast in Afghanistan.

An explosion occurred on the roadside in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province on Saturday. It is being told that about 15 people died in this bomb blast, while 30 others were injured.


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