2019 World Cup: Relief for Team India after Vijay Shankar’s scans show no fracture

first_img Press Trust of India LondonMay 25, 2019UPDATED: May 25, 2019 16:55 IST Vijay Shankar’s test scans revealed no fracture (Twitter: @BCCI)HIGHLIGHTSVijay Shankar had left the field and was taken for a precautionary scan after getting hit during trainingBCCI tweeted saying that no fracture was detected on his right forearmShankar was chosen in India’s 15-man squad for the World Cup to play at No. 4 for the sideThe Indian team heaved a sigh of relief after scan reports revealed that all-rounder Vijay Shankar hasn’t sustained a fracture on his right forearm after being hit by net bowler Khaleel Ahmed during a training session on Friday.Shankar had left the field and was taken for a precautionary scan, the reports of which came on Saturday.”Vijay Shankar was hit on his right forearm during practice on Friday. He underwent scans and no fracture has been detected. BCCI Medical Team is aiding him in his recovery,” BCCI posted on their Twitter handle.UPDATE – Vijay Shankar was hit on his right forearm during practice on Friday. He underwent scans and no fracture has been detected. BCCI Medical Team is aiding him in his recovery pic.twitter.com/47ufzHtLX7BCCI (@BCCI) May 25, 2019However, the Tamil Nadu all-rounder didn’t take part in the first warm-up game and is also unlikely to play in the second practice match against Bangladesh at Cardiff on Tuesday as there is a bit of bruise, which will take time to heal.Shankar on Saturday took some throwdowns batting ‘single-handed’ during the net session prior to the New Zealand game.Also Read | World Cup 2019: Expectations high for Virat Kohli’s IndiaAlso Read | World Cup 2019: Pakistan players can stay with wives but only after India matchFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAjay Tiwari Tags :Follow 2019 World CupFollow Vijay ShankarFollow BCCI 2019 World Cup: Relief for Team India after Vijay Shankar’s scans show no fractureVirat Kohli and his team breathed a huge sigh of relief after all-rounder Vijay Shankar’s test scans ruled out any fracture on his right forearmadvertisementlast_img read more

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