CWC15: Due to injury India’s four key players, Rohit Sharma, Ishant Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja and Bhuvneshwar Kumar might not play in upcoming World Cup tournament. The decision will be taken by the authorities after seeing the reports when the quartet undergo a fitness test on February 7 ahead of first World Cup warm-up match. Their fitness will be reconfirmed on the very next when India will face old rival Australia in a practice match before the World Cup.
“There will be a two-part fitness test of these four players. They will undergo a fitness test on February 7 and those who pass the test will then be examined in match situation against Australia the very next day. After that, the team management will take a call. As of now, no one is going back home,” reports says.
Previously, Indian Cricket management team said that they can’t take a risk to include Rohit Sharma for India’s cricket tri-series match against England. Rohit got hamstring injury during the match against Australia where he played a superb innings as he scored 138 runs during the opening encounter.
One of the Rohit’s caretaker said, “Rohit has recovered about 80 percent, but same can’t be said about the others. Ishant has a knee injury while Bhuvneshwar is recuperating from ankle injury while Ravindra Jadeja is coming back from the shoulder injury.”
As per the sources, there were fake reports mentioning that Indian Cricket team is spending time at a five-star resort on the outskirts of Adelaide.
“The entire squad is staying at the Inter-Continental Hotel in Adelaide. Any information regarding spending time at a resort is baseless to the best of my knowledge. Intercontinental is the team hotel, and the squad stayed here during the Adelaide Test match also,” source stated.