Sydney: All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja on Tuesday said that he has undergone surgery after suffering a blow on his thumb during the third Test against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG). Due to injury, Jadeja would not be taking part in the fourth Test against Australia.
Taking to the Twitter, Jadeja wrote, "Out of action for a while, surgery completed. But will soon return with a bang."The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) On Monday had confirmed that Jadeja would not be taking part in the fourth Test against Australia, set to be played at the Gabba, beginning January 15.
Jadeja had suffered a blow to his left thumb while batting on day 3 of the third Border-Gavaskar Test that concluded on Monday. Talking about the match, The third Test of the four-match series between India and Australia ended as a draw on Monday. Ravichandran Ashwin and Hanuma Vihari batted out 258 balls to help India walk away with a draw and head into the final Test at the Gabba, with the series level at 1-1.