Broad Likely to Miss ODI Series in India

London, Sep 13 (IANS/CMC): England T20 captain Stuart Broad has been ruled out for the remainder of the home season and is likely to miss the five-match One-day series in India next month, following a muscle tear he suffered in the fourth ODI at Lord's.

Broad's injury also that means that he won't be captaining the side in the two Twenty20 International against the West Indies later this month.

"Stuart will require an initial period of rest and rehabilitation," said England & Wales Cricket Board Chief Medical Officer Nick Peirce.

"Exact timescales will be determined in due course, but he is likely to be ruled out of cricket for a number of weeks."

Broad suffered the injury while bowling during the tied match against India Sunday.

The lanky fast bowler may be fit to join the England squad for the Twenty20 fixture scheduled for October 29 in Kolkata.


Top Stories

Leave a Comment

Title: Broad Likely to Miss ODI Series in India

You have 2000 characters left.


Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.

Please note that sending false messages to insult, defame, intimidate, mislead or deceive people or to intentionally cause public disorder is punishable under law. It is obligatory on Daijiworld to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request.

Hence, sending offensive comments using daijiworld will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will be held responsible.