On the tour of Australia, the injury to the players in front of the Indian team is posing as a major problem. All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja and wicketkeeper on the third day of the Sydney Test on Saturday Rishabh Pant Name also joined the list of injured players. Both players were injured while playing shot ball.
Jadeja suffered an injury while batting in his left thumb. He was taken for a scan. Jadeja is very important for the Indian team not only in batting but also in terms of bowling and fielding. Team India replaced Jadeja for fielding Mayank Agarwal. Jadeja later appeared in a dressing room with a thumbs up.
With this, the team management replaced Wriddhiman Saha for wicketkeeping in place of Rishabh Pant. Pant was hit on the elbow off Pat Cummins. Pant was seen in great pain as soon as the ball hit. The team physio also examined Pant. Pant hit a 36-ball 67 for India. India scored 244 in response to Australia’s score of 338. Australia has a 94-run lead.
Earlier, fast bowlers Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav have returned from this tour of the Indian team due to injury. KL Rahul was also injured during practice and he is no longer part of the team on the tour of Australia.