Durham: Indian fast-bowler, Avesh Khan who has been named within the 25-man squad for the Test collection in opposition to England has picked up a thumb harm and is prone to miss the whole tour of England as per a report in ESPNCricinfo. The harm occurred on Tuesday when Khan stopped a straight drive by Hanuma Vihari. Although he managed to cease the boundary, he injured his left thumb within the course of. Later, Kan was seen leaving the bottom with India’s physiotherapist again to the dressing room.
Currently, India is enjoying a apply Test match in opposition to County Select XI. Avesh Khan and Washington Sundar are the 2 Indian gamers who’re enjoying within the County Select aspect. The transfer comes as staff India needs all its gamers to get ample match time earlier than taking the sector in opposition to England within the first Test on 4 August. Avesh Khan the truth is bowled the second over for CS XI.
The unlucky harm to Avesh Khan implies that he would be the second participant after Shubhman Gill to be not noted of the collection as a consequence of harm. Although none of those absentees is confirmed by the BCCI.
It is an enormous setback for the pacer from Madhya Pradesh because the England collection would have been an ideal studying curve for the teenager. While enjoying for DC within the IPL 2021, Avesh Khan picked up 14 wickets and have become the second-highest wicket-taker of the match. It is being reported that he could be match by the point IPL resumes.
India will play a 5-match Test collection beginning August 4 in opposition to England.