Former Australia coach Darren Lehmann will undergo bypass surgery on Saturday after complaining of chest pains on his 50th birthday in Gold Coast.Also Read - IPL 2022 GT vs RR Match Prediction Video: Who Will Win 1st Playoff to Fix The IPL Final Spot at Eden Gardens
According to a report in ESPNCricinfo on Wednesday, Lehmann, who was there to watch his son Jake play for the Cricket Australia XI against England Lions, suffered chest pains on Wednesday morning. In the evening, he was resting in hospital ahead of his surgery in three days in Brisbane. Also Read - Monkeypox: Rajasthan Govt Issues Advisory For Passengers Travelling From These Countries | Full List Here
“I would like to thank everyone in the Australian cricket family for their concern,” Lehmann said in a statement put out by Cricket Australia. “I am receiving the best of medical care and am confident I’ll be back on my feet soon.” Also Read - India Squad For South Africa: 5 Players Who Missed Out Narrowly | IND vs SA T20I Series 2022
Lehmann is currently coach of the Brisbane Heat in the Big Bash and is due to coach the Northern Supercharges in the new Hundred competition during the English season.