IPL 2021: Main fear for DC as skipper Shreyas Iyer injures shoulder in 1st ODI in opposition to England | Cricket Information
India batsman and Delhi Capitals skipper Shreyas Iyer subluxated his left shoulder throughout the England innings within the ongoing first ODI on the Maharashtra Cricket Affiliation Stadium and he has been taken for additional scans, knowledgeable the BCCI on Tuesday.
“Shreyas Iyer subluxated his left shoulder within the eighth over whereas fielding. He has been taken for additional scans and will not take any additional half within the sport,” stated BCCI in an announcement.
The damage might be an enormous concern for the final season runner-up DC as Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 is around the corner and the Iyer-led facet are scheduled to open their marketing campaign in opposition to Chennai Tremendous Kings on April 10.
In the meantime, India vice-captain Rohit Sharma additionally suffered a blow as he was hit on the correct elbow whereas batting and didn’t take the sphere throughout England’s innings.
Commenting on Rohit’s proper elbow — which obtained a knock whereas he was batting — the BCCI in an official communication stated: “Rohit Sharma was hit on the correct elbow whereas batting and felt some ache later. He will not take the sphere.”
Whereas Rohit was hit whereas batting, Iyer had dived to his left within the area to cease the ball. Whereas he did handle to chop runs off, he was holding the left shoulder in numerous ache. He walked off holding the shoulder and Shubman Gill changed him on the sphere.
England too suffered blows throughout the India innings within the afternoon. Whereas skipper Eoin Morgan cut up the webbing between his proper thumb and index finger, Sam Billings damage his collar bone joint whereas fielding on the boundary.
England group spokesman stated: “Eoin has cut up the webbing between his proper thumb and index finger. He has had 4 stitches inserted by the England group physician. He expects to have the ability to bat.”
In Billings case, the English group spokesman stated: “Sam Billings has sprained his collar bone joint. It is not associated to the earlier shoulder damage he suffered in 2019. It is sore, he is at the moment receiving therapy and we’re hopeful he’ll have the ability to bat later”.