Jasprit Bumrah likely to be ruled out of T20 World Cup

India obtained an enormous blow on Thursday with ace pacer Jasprit Bumrah uncertain for T20 World Cup after he had complained of again ache. Bumrah didn’t journey to Trivanthapuram to play first T20 in opposition to South Africa.

The Indian board in its assertion earlier than the T20 sport had knowledgeable that Bumrah had complained of again ache throughout India’s observe session on Tuesday.

“Jasprit Bumrah complained of again ache in throughout India’s observe session on Tuesday. The BCCI Medical Workforce assessed him. He’s dominated out of the primary T20I,” BCCI had mentioned in its assertion.

It’s understood that BCCI is now consulting with its medical crew and Nationwide Cricket Academy in Bengaluru about their pacer future. It’s not clear whether or not Bumrah will likely be present process operation.

“Now we have been informed that his harm just isn’t good and in the meanwhile and it seems like he received’t be travelling to Australia with the Indian crew. The medical crew will submit element report quickly,” a BCCI official confirmed to The Indian Categorical.

Bumrah missed Asia Cup attributable to his again harm and was declared match for 3 T20 sequence in opposition to Australia at house. The Indian pacer was out of worldwide cricket since July this yr.


In case of Bumrah’s absence the senior nationwide choice committee must choose Mohammad Shami or Deepak Chahar, who’ve been added as stand bye gamers for the T20 World Cup which will likely be performed in Australia subsequent month.

Indian captain Rohit Sharma earlier than the not too long ago concluded sequence in opposition to Australia had expressed how Bumrah’s absence damage the Indian crew.

“Bumrah is a vital participant. The best way he has carried out over the previous few years has been implausible. He’s an attacking bowler and if such a bowler isn’t part of the crew, it doesn’t go effectively for the crew,” Rohit was quoted as saying in a press convention.

“Good to have Bumrah again and I hope he stays match and bowls as quick as he can, which he usually does,” the 34-old Mumbai batsman had added.

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