Injury Scare For Rohit Sharma After Getting Hit In Nets, Priyank Panchal Called In As Cover For South Africa Tests: Reports


Rohit Sharma has been hit on his head throughout coaching forward of the South Africa tour.© AFP

There was an harm scare for Rohit Sharma forward of the South Africa tour because the India opener was hit on the hand throughout coaching on Monday. Gujarat opener Priyank Panchal has been referred to as in as cowl for the three-match collection in South Africa, reported information company PTI. Rohit was named as India’s white-ball captain and elevated because the vice-captain of Exams on December 8. India are slated to play three Exams and as many ODIs in South Africa. The tour begins with the primary Check on December 26.

Rohit was rested for the two-match Check collection towards New Zealand, which India 1-0. The proper-hander returned for the South Africa tour when the selectors named the squad final week. Rohit changed Ajinkya Rahane because the vice-captain of India in red-ball cricket. The latter, nevertheless, managed to carry on to his place within the facet.

Rohit’s harm is prone to maintain the Indian suppose tank on their toes as one other opening batter Shubman Gill is already dominated out of the South Africa tour with an harm.


India’s squad for South Africa Exams: Virat Kohli (Captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer, Hanuma Vihari, Rishabh Pant (wk), Wriddhiman Saha (wk), R Ashwin, Jayant Yadav, Ishant Sharma, Mohd. Shami, Umesh Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Shardul Thakur, Mohammed Siraj.

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