Senior quick bowler Mohammed Shami has been dominated out of the ODI collection in opposition to Bangladesh, beginning Sunday, because of a hand harm, a BCCI supply stated on Saturday.
It has been learnt that Shami had suffered the harm throughout a coaching session after he returned from Australia, the place the Indian group made a semifinal exit from the T20 World Cup.
Shami might additionally miss the upcoming two-Take a look at collection, starting in Chittagong from December 14.
“Mohammed Shami has suffered a hand harm that he sustained after resuming coaching submit T20 World Cup in Australia. He has been requested to report on the NCA and has not travelled with the group on December 1,” a senior BCCI supply aware of improvement instructed PTI on circumstances of anonymity.
The extent of Shami’s harm is just not recognized but.
The 33-year-old Bengal speedster is an integral a part of India’s ODI scheme of issues, going into the World Cup subsequent yr.
Skipper Rohit Sharma and head coach Rahul Dravid can be nervous if Shami misses the Take a look at collection as a result of India must win each recreation to remain in rivalry for the upcoming World Take a look at Championship last on the Oval in June.
“Shami’s absence from three ODI video games is certainly an element however larger fear is his probably absence from Checks the place he’s purported to spearhead the assault in Jasprit Bumrah’s absence,” stated the supply.
Shami has taken 216 wickets in Take a look at cricket from 60 matches.