Crew India, who had already confronted numerous accidents within the final two Take a look at matches, may get underneath one other enormous hassle as Ravindra Jadeja acquired a blow to the thumb. Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) has knowledgeable that the allrounder has been taken to the hospital for scans.
Whereas batting on the third day of the Sydney Take a look at, Jadeja was hit on the left thumb as he fended at a rising supply from Mitchell Starc. Commentators on-air speculated if he had dislocated his thumb, however he, too, carried on batting after therapy from the physio.
Ravindra Jadeja returned to the pavilion unbeaten scoring 28 runs in 37 balls however didn’t come to subject within the second innings. Notably, Jadeja had earlier missed the T20I collection with a concussion and a hamstring harm.
– BCCI (@BCCI) January 9, 2021
Ravindra Jadeja’s ouster shall be an enormous set again for Crew India
Within the ongoing Sydney Take a look at, Ravindra Jadeja had given an enormous contribution to chop quick Australia’s first innings. He notched the essential wickets of Marnus Labuschagne and Matthew Wade beside sending the tail-enders Pat Cummins and Nathan Lyon early. However the spotlight of the innings was his glorious fielding effort which led to the run-out of Steve Smith.
The Aussie batting mainstay, who had already scored the century, was in search of a fast double however Jadeja’s glorious throw on the striker’s finish put an finish to Smith’s superior innings. With Smith’s fall of a wicket, the hosts’ first innings additionally ended for 338 runs.
Within the second Take a look at match as properly, he had stitched a match-winning partnership with Ajinkya Rahane and within the course of, accomplished his fifty to information India to victory.
Crew India will hope that he doesn’t have a serious harm and shall be at the very least out there for the final and fourth match of the collection in Brisbane.