IND vs ENG Test: The Indian team has to face England in the last match of the 5-match Test series in July. But before this match, big good news has come out for Team India.
IND vs ENG Test: The Indian team has to face England in the last match of the 5-match Test series in July. This is the deciding match of this series as Team India is leading 2-1 after 4 matches. By winning this match, Captain Rohit Sharma’s army would like to win the series. Meanwhile, big good news has come out for the Indian team. Let us tell you that a deadly fast bowler of England has been out of this match.
Great news for team India
England’s deadliest fast bowler Jofra Archer has been ruled out for the entire season due to a stress fracture in the groin and will not be able to play in the only cricket Test against India in July. The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) gave this information on Thursday. “England and Sussex fast bowler Jofra Archer has been ruled out for the rest of the season after being diagnosed with a stress fracture in his back,” the ECB said in a statement.
No news about return
Archer has been out of competitive cricket indefinitely as the ECB has not set a deadline for his return. The ECB said, ‘No time frame has been fixed for his return. In the coming days, after consulting the experts, the management will make a plan regarding them. India have to play one Test (the remaining match of the previous series) and six limited-overs matches against England in July.
Archer is out for a year
The 27-year-old Archer, who played in the last international match against India in March 2021, had an elbow operation and after that, he returned to county cricket for Sussex where he suffered a stress fracture. Born in Barbados, Archer has played 42 international matches for England in all three formats in which he has taken 86 wickets.