Virat Kohli bowled the remaining balls from Pandya's over 

However, in a surprising turn of events, captain Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli appeared to intervene during this critical moment, ultimately deciding that it was best for Hardik to leave the field.

To the delight of the Pune crowd, Virat Kohli took on the responsibility of completing the over, delivering the final three deliveries. This unexpected sequence of events added an element of drama to the match, leaving fans and cricket enthusiasts in suspense regarding Hardik Pandya's condition and the impact of his departure on the game.

As the World Cup continues, cricket fans will anxiously await updates on Hardik Pandya's injury and his potential return to the field in subsequent matches, hoping for his swift recovery.

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