Australia skipper Pat Cummins may miss the three-match ODI sequence in opposition to India subsequent month having performed the fifth Ashes Take a look at with a suspected damaged wrist.
Cricket Australia is but to disclose the main points of Cummins’ injured left wrist.
The boys from Down Below will fly to India for the ODI sequence, which is slated to start on September 22 in Mohali.
Nonetheless, “two sources with data of the matter however not authorised to talk publicly say medical employees haven’t dominated out a attainable fracture,” in accordance with the ‘Sydney Morning Herald’.
The Australian tempo spearhead had injured his wrist on the opening day of the ultimate Ashes Take a look at on the Oval final week. He had performed the rest of the Take a look at with a heavily-strapped wrist, and whereas the damage didn’t seem to impede Cummins’ bowling, the skipper’s discomfort whereas batting was evident.
Nonetheless, after taking part in six Checks in two months, together with the World Take a look at Championship closing in opposition to India, Cummins was anticipated to take a while off.
CA is more likely to announce the squads for Australia’s upcoming white-ball assignments, that features the tour of South Africa and India, subsequent week.
Mitchell Marsh is anticipated to guide in Cummins’ absence. The all-rounder can be in rivalry to be named Australia’s T20 skipper.
Star batter Steve Smith had captained Australia in Cummins’ absence in India earlier this 12 months.
Australia are scheduled to play three T20Is and 5 ODIs in opposition to South Africa, beginning August 30, following which they’ll journey to India for the ODIs.