IND vs SL: Jasprit Bumrah ruled out of 3-match ODI series against Sri Lanka
Team India fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah has been ruled out of the upcoming 3-match ODI series against Sri Lanka.
“Bumrah, who was set to join the team in Guwahati ahead of the ODI series, will need some more time to build bowling resilience. This decision has been taken as a precautionary measure,” BCCI said in a statement.
The All-India Senior Selection Committee has not named any replacement for Jasprit Bumrah. Meanwhile, India is ready to play their first ODI against Sri Lanka on 10th January in Guwahati.
NEWS – Jasprit Bumrah ruled out of 3-match #INDvSL ODI series.
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— BCCI (@BCCI) January 9, 2023
Bumrah has not played competitive cricket since September 2022 due to a back injury.
India’s updated squad for Sri Lanka ODIs: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (wk), Ishan Kishan (wk), Hardik Pandya (VC), Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Mohd. Shami, Mohd. Siraj, Umran Malik, Arshdeep Singh.
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