Group India batter and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) captain Shreyas Iyer could possibly be out of motion for 4-5 months, as he is more likely to bear a again surgical procedure. The 28-year-old was dominated out of the continued one-day collection in opposition to Australia at dwelling attributable to a recurring decrease again harm.
The center-order batter had earlier missed the white-ball collection in opposition to New Zealand in January and the primary Take a look at of the collection in opposition to Australia in Nagpur as a result of identical harm. After taking part in the subsequent two Checks, he didn’t bat within the closing Take a look at in Ahmedabad attributable to a recurrence of the again harm.
In accordance with The Occasions of India, Shreyas seems set to overlook the upcoming version of the Indian Premier League and the World Take a look at Championship closing at The Oval in June attributable to his again surgical procedure.
Group India will hope that he is match for the ODI World Cup, which might be held in India in October-November. A supply was quoted as saying by TOI:
“Iyer has been suggested to go for surgical procedure. He’s eager to get operated by a specialist in London, but when there’s a first rate choice in India, then the surgical procedure may happen right here additionally.”
The report added that the cricketer had consulted a physician who treats backbone problems and is an skilled with Bombay and Lilavati hospitals in Mumbai.
What Rohit Sharma mentioned about Shreyas Iyer’s again harm after Ahmedabad Take a look at?
Talking concerning the recurrence of Shreyas’ again harm, Indian captain Rohit Sharma admitted after the Ahmedabad Take a look at that issues weren’t wanting good. He mentioned:
“Poor man. It simply was such an unlucky incident. He needed to wait all day to bat after which when the day acquired over, the problem he had together with his again, recurred. He was despatched to the hospital to take scans. I don’t know the precise report of the scans, however he doesn’t appear to be doing that effectively.
“Clearly, that’s why he’s not current right here, so we don’t know the precise standing of how lengthy he’ll take to recuperate or when he might be again. When it occurred, it didn’t look that nice. I hope he recovers shortly and comes again and performs once more.”
Suryakumar Yadav has been batting within the center order in Shreyas’ absence within the ongoing one-day collection in opposition to Australia. Nevertheless, he was dismissed for golden geese within the first two ODIs by Mitchell Starc.
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Edited by Renin Wilben Albert