Jasprit Bumrah is back! This pace sensation of the Indian Cricket Team, who was out of action due to stress fractures in his lower back, is back in action. He cleared his fitness test at the NCA and was thus given a clearance. Bumrah was out of action since September when his back injury flared up in a game against South Africa in the home series. Here is a look at the latest development:
Jasprit Bumrah Added to the Indian Cricket Team:
The Sri Lanka tour of India in 2023 will have an ODI series as well. Jasprit Bumrah has been added to that team. India’s top pacer is back in action. When asked about Jasprit Bumrah, here is what BCCI secretary Jay Shah had to say, “Bumrah was out of cricketing action since September 2022 and was also ruled out of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup due to a back injury. The pacer has undergone rehabilitation and has been declared fit by the National Cricket Academy (NCA). He will be joining the Team India ODI squad soon.”
Jasprit Bumrah Recovers From Injury and Added to Indian Team:
The updated Indian Squad is as follows:
Rohit Sharma (captain), Hardik Pandya (vice-captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul (w/k), Ishan Kishan (w/k), Washington Sundar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Mohd. Siraj, Umran Malik, Arshdeep Singh.
Expected Playing XI:
Rohit Sharma (Captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya, Washington Sundar/Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Shami, Mohd Siraj/Axar Patel, Jasprit Bumrah.
Ravindra Jadeja is also on the Verge of Recovery:
Ravindra Jadeja, the prolific Indian all-rounder is also on the verge of recovery. He has been out of action since just before the Asia Cup 2022. He underwent knee surgery and since then has been in rehabilitation at the NCA. But if reports are to be believed, the star all-rounder is going to make a comeback soon.
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