Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan, who was left out of the World Cup in England and Wales on Wednesday due to injury in thumb, has posted a video on social media in which he has said that he is confident that India will win the World Cup. The BCCI informed on Wednesday that Dhawan will not be able to play in the rest of the World Cup due to injury.
In a tweeted video, Dhawan said, “I am very passionate about the fact that I will not be able to play in the ICC World Cup-2015. Unfortunately, my thumb will not be able to recover at the time, but life should keep moving (Show Must Go On). I am grateful for the love and support I have with my teammates, cricket fans and the whole country. ”
Dhawan further said, “Team players are playing well, we will continue to do good work and win the World Cup.”
Young Rishabh Pant has been included in the team as an alternative to Dhawan. The ICC has also approved the name of Pant. Earlier in the day, the BCCI had informed Dhawan of not being available in the remaining matches of the World Cup. His thumb is in the thumb and he is not in a position to recover till the tournament.
The news of Dhawan being out of the World Cup was first reported by the INS. Team Manager Sunil Subramaniam confirmed this by talking to the media on Wednesday in Southampton. In addition, BCCI also tweeted to be out of Dhawan.
Considering the advice of many experts, Dhawan will remain under surveillance till mid-July, so he will not be able to participate in the remaining matches of the ICC World Cup-2015. We have appealed to the ICC to include Rishabh Pant as an alternative to Dhawan. ”
This information was received by the RSS that Dhawan had shown to the experts on Wednesday morning and after this, Pant was requested to join the team. The BCCI tweeted about Dhawan’s injury, “Dhawan has a fracture in the left hand. He got hurt in the match against Australia on June 5, 2019. ”
Instead of Dhawan, KL Rahul took the responsibility of opening batting. Dhawan scored a century in the match against Australia on June 5. When Dhawan was hurt, a few days after the young wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant had reached England, he had joined the team even before the game against Pakistan in Manchester.
Indian team’s assistant coach Sanjay Bangar, including captain Virat Kohli, expressed the hope that Dhawan will be fine before the semifinal. He said that he did not want Dhawan to go out of the team. But, the injury forced Dhawan out.
Team India slashes hard, injured Dhawan out of World Cup
The Indian cricket team’s experienced opener Shikhar Dhawan has been out of the ICC World Cup being played in England due to injuries. Dhawan will not fit in this prestigious tournament before the remaining matches.
The summits have come out of the World Cup. ‘
Indian team’s assistant coach Sanjay Bangar had earlier said that the team management is keeping an eye on his injury and he does not want to exclude Dhawan.We do not want to see the best player like him out. ”
Significantly, this injury to Dhawan had hurt the fast bowler Pat Cummins’ ball over the ball. In that match, Dhawan played for 117 runs in 109 balls.