Australia opener David Warner has been dominated out of the remaining two Checks in opposition to India within the ongoing Border-Gavaskar Trophy.
For the uninitiated, the 36-year-old suffered a concussion after the primary innings of the second Take a look at after being hit on the helmet whereas going through Mohammed Siraj. X-rays confirmed that the southpaw had additionally suffered a hairline fracture of the elbow. Matt Renshaw changed him within the second innings for Australia.
In a press release, Cricket Australia mentioned:
“David Warner has been dominated out of the Qantas take a look at tour of India and can return house. Warner was struck on the elbow within the second Take a look at in Delhi and sustained a hairline fracture.”
Warner will endure rehabilitation to get well from his harm. He, nonetheless, is anticipated to return for the three-match ODI collection in opposition to India in March.
“After additional evaluation, he would require a interval of rehabilitation which can preclude any additional involvement within the the rest of the Take a look at collection. It’s at the moment anticipated that he’ll return to India for the three One-Day Internationals which comply with the Take a look at Collection,” the assertion added.
Australia have already misplaced quick bowler Josh Hazlewood, who has been dominated out of the match on account of Achilles’ soreness. In the meantime, Mitchell Starc and Cameron Inexperienced are on the trail to restoration after lacking the primary two Checks on account of finger accidents.
India and Australia squads for the remaining two Checks
Australia squad: Pat Cummins (c), Ashton Agar, Scott Boland, Alex Carey, Cameron Inexperienced, Peter Handscomb, Josh Hazlewood, Travis Head, Usman Khawaja, Matt Kuhnemann, Marnus Labuschagne, Nathan Lyon, Lance Morris, Todd Murphy, Matthew Renshaw, Steve Smith (vice-captain), Mitchell Starc, and Mitchell Swepson.
India squad: Rohit Sharma (c), KL Rahul, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KS Bharat, Ishan Kishan, Ravichandran Ashwin, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, Umesh Yadav, Suryakumar Yadav , Jaydev Unadkat.
The remaining two Checks might be performed in Indore (March 1-5) and Ahmedabad (March 9-13), respectively. Group India has taken a 2-0 lead within the collection, having received the primary Take a look at by an inning and 132 runs and the second Take a look at by six wickets, respectively.