New Delhi: T20 World Cup 2022 will be played in Australia from next month. At the same time, before the T20 World Cup, India has suffered a big setback. Indian bowler Jasprit Bumrah has been injured. Due to this, Bumrah has been ruled out of the T20 World Cup and the T20 series being played against South Africa.
Meanwhile, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said that Mohammad Siraj has been included in the team for the T20 series being played against South Africa in place of Bumrah. According to the BCCI press release, Jasprit has suffered a back injury and is currently under the supervision of the BCCI medical team.
NEWS : Mohd. Siraj replaces injured Jasprit Bumrah in T20I squad. #TeamIndia , #INDvSA
— BCCI (@BCCI) September 30, 2022
It is to be known that due to this injury, Bumrah could not play the Asia Cup 2022 as well. After this, after the tour of England, Bumrah was training continuously in the NCA. Bumrah returned in the T20 series against Australia. But now he had to be out of the team again due to injury.
Indian T20I Team: Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul (Vice-Captain), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (WK), Dinesh Karthik (WK), R Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Arshdeep Singh, Harshal Patel, Deepak Chahar, Umesh Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Shahbaz Ahmed, Mohd. Siraj