India all-rounder Suresh Raina is gearing up for Duleep Trophy match after escaping unhurt following a tyre burst to his SUV in the wee hours of today (September 12).
According to media reports, the 30-year-old cricketer was driving his Range Rover from Ghaziabad to Kanpur when one of the vehicle’s rear tyres got burst.
The incident happened on Tuesday near Friend’s Colony in Etawah, according to local police.
“The cricketer’s vehicle did not have a spare tyre and he was stranded for some time until locals informed the police and he was sent in another vehicle to Kanpur. The incident happened at 2 am (IST),” news agency IANS reported.
The police have confirmed that Raina was not driving at a high speed and there was no injury to the cricketer.
Today, Raina took his Instagram account to mention that he is getting ready for India Blue versus India Red match in Duleep Trophy.
He posted a video of his training and wrote, “Gearing up for the match!
Looking forward to #IndiaBluevsIndiaRed match tomorrow at #DuleepTrophy!”