New Delhi: Ahead of the T20 World Cup starting on October 16 in Australia, Team India has suffered a major setback. Team India's star fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah has been ruled out of the T20 World Cup due to injury. This information has come to the fore in media reports quoting BCCI sources. However, there is no official statement from BCCI on this matter yet.
Let us tell you that Jasprit Bumrah returned to Team India in the Australia series itself, before that he was out due to injury. However, he could play only two matches after his return, as well as in the first match against South Africa, he did not appear in the playing XI. According to media reports, Jasprit Bumrah's injury is serious and he can stay away from the cricket field for about 4 to 6 weeks. BCCI sources have told that Jasprit Bumrah may be ruled out of the entire T20 World Cup.
Jasprit Bumrah could not even play the first T20 match against South Africa due to a back problem. But now it is being told that this problem is more serious and can be like a fracture, which is why Jasprit Bumrah may have to stay away from cricket for about 6 weeks.
Team India for T20 World Cup: Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul (Vice-Captain), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant (WK), Dinesh Karthik (WK), Hardik Pandya, R Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Arshdeep Singh.
Standby players: Mohammed Shami, Shreyas Iyer, Ravi Bishnoi, and Deepak Chahar.