Wriddhiman Saha picked up the hamstring harm throughout SRH’s group stage recreation towards Delhi Capitals.© BCCI/IPL
Senior wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha’s saga of choosing up accidents continued as he has been recognized with a hamstring tear which is certain to lift questions on his availability for the upcoming tour of Australia. It can now rely on what name BCCI mandarins take contemplating that physio Nitin Patel’s medical experiences have of late come underneath scanner attributable to divergent views of the IPL franchises. Saha had stretched his groin whereas batting towards Delhi Capitals within the second leg of the IPL however then performed towards Mumbai Indians within the 14th and last spherical recreation the place he should have picked up a tear whereas preventing the sooner niggle.
“Wriddhiman Saha has a hamstring tear,” SRH skipper David Warner confirmed the character of harm through the toss earlier than Sunday’s Qualifier 2 towards Delhi Capitals.
Nevertheless, the diploma of the tear continues to be not clear.
It’s understood that if Saha has a grade 1 tear, which usually takes 4 weeks of relaxation and rehabilitation, then he could be boarding the flight to Australia with the primary Check beginning on December 17.
In case, he has a grade 2 tear, he won’t be boarding the flight to Australia as he would want two months minimal to get better.
Nevertheless, with two wicketkeepers already within the squad (Rishabh Pant and Sanju Samson), India could not search for one more stumper.
As a way to shore up their batting, India favor Pant in abroad circumstances and Saha in residence circumstances the place a greater keeper turns into a necessity.
Throughout MSK Prasad’s tenure because the chief selector, Andhra lad Kona Bharat was thought-about as a 3rd red-ball possibility behind Pant and Saha.
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