Indian All-rounder Vijay Shankar Injured during the Net Session yesterday. But now, big relief for team India as no fracture detected in Vijay Shankar’s scan reports. He could not play ‘today’s world cup warm-up match. India is playing their first world cup warm-up match against New Zealand.
Vijay Shankar was hit on his right forearm during practice on Friday. He underwent scans and no fracture has been detected. BCCI Medical Team is aiding him in his recovery,” BCCI posted on their twitter handle.
Indian player Kedar Jadhav has declared fit for world cup 2019. But he could not play the two warm-up matches. Kadar injured during the Indian premier league 2019.
Today, Team India has played their first warm-up match against New Zealand. India won the toss and opted to bat first. India lost their opener early. After that, India was started to lose wickets at regular period. But Ravindra Jadeja scored a brilliant Half-century. With the help of ‘Jadeja’s 54 runs India posted 172 runs on the board and set the target of 173 runs for New Zeland.
For New Zeland, Trent Boult took four wickets and Jimmy Neesham picked three wickets. New Zealand was started to chase the target but lost their openers early. But after that, Ross Taylor and Kane Williamson added 114 runs for the 4th wicket. Both scored fifties. New Zealand easily chased down the target and won the match by six wickets.
India will face Bangladesh in the second warm-up match. Team India will start their world cup campaign from June 5 against South Africa. ICC cricket world cup 2019 will begin from May 30. The first match of world cup 2019 will play between host England and South Africa. The final of world cup 2019 will take place in London on July 14.