Shami affected by Corona – The Kashmir News

MUMBAI// Fast bowler Mohammad Shami has been ruled out of India vs Australia T20 international series after being tested positive for Corona. Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Secretary Jay Shah said on Sunday that the selection committee Umesh Yadav has been included in the team in place of Shami. According to sources, Shami did not reach Mohali for the first T20 match on September 20 due to corona infection. This was informed to the concerned BCCI officials and the team management that Umesh, who replaced Shami in the team on Saturday, September 17, has recently arrived in India from London. Amish was playing for Middlesex in the County Championship but has returned home to rehabilitate at the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru due to a muscle injury. came to India to rehabilitate with the medical team, was “not well enough to handle the workload required in the four-day match” and will therefore not participate. He will no longer participate in the County Championship. The 34-year-old Umesh played his last ODI in October 2018, while the T20I was in February 2019. The three-match T20I series between India and Australia begins on September 20 in Mohali. Will be. Apart from this, one match will be played on September 23 in Nagpur and one match on September 25 in Hyderabad.