India’s star allrounder Ravindra Jadeja supplied a major update on his fitness on Monday (February 12) ahead of the third Test against England. Jadeja, 35, took to the social media platform Instagram to provide a cue on his fitness to all his followers all over the world who’ve been praying for his fast restoration for the reason that day he acquired injured.
Jadeja posted his image from what appeared like a observe session and wrote, “Looking good in this attire.”
Notably, the southpaw suffered a hamstring injury on day four of the first Test against England. He was seen clutching his hamstring after he got run out by England skipper Ben Stokes. The injury forced the Saurashtra-born to sit out of the 2nd Test alongside his teammate KL Rahul, who was additionally dominated out of the Vizag Test after he complained of a proper quadriceps ache.
The duo went to the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru, Karnataka to endure rehab below the supervision of BCCI’s medical panel.
Following their profitable restoration, BCCI added them to India’s squad for the final three Tests of the sequence.
While Jadeja is more likely to play on the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot which can be his dwelling turf, plainly the workforce administration would not wish to danger Rahul for the time being and he has subsequently been requested to sit down out of the Test match in Rajkot.
Karnataka’s 23-year-old batter Devdutt Padikkal has been introduced as Rahul’s alternative for the third Test. Padikkal has been rewarded for the imperious kind he has displayed just lately within the home circuit whereas taking part in for India A against England Lions and for Karnataka within the ongoing Ranji Trophy.
India’s up to date Squad for the third Test:
Rohit Sharma (c), Jasprit Bumrah (vc), Yashasvi Jaiswal, Shubman Gill, Rajat Patidar, Sarfaraz Khan, Dhruv Jurel (wk), KS Bharat (wk), R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Washington Sundar, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohd. Siraj, Mukesh Kumar, Akash Deep, Devdutt Padikkal.