Cricket Australia on Tuesday mentioned it would delay making a choice on Will Pucovski’s availability for the fourth and last Check in opposition to India, giving the opener each alternative to show his health as he recovers from a partial dislocation of his shoulder.
CA confirmed that Pucovski suffered a “shoulder subluxation harm”, which is a partial dislocation of the shoulder joint, when the ball of the higher arm bone partly comes out of the socket within the shoulder.
“He’ll proceed relaxation and rehabilitation over the subsequent two days earlier than a choice is made on his health for the fourth Vodafone Check match,” a CA spokesperson was quoted as saying by cricket.com.au.
The 22-year-old had harm his proper shoulder after diving for the ball at mid-wicket within the 86th over of India’s innings on the fifth day of the drawn Sydney Check on Monday.
After the dive, Pucovski stayed down for a number of seconds clutching his shoulder as his teammates got here to assist him. The teenager left the sphere on the finish of the over and was despatched for scans, leaving his participation within the last Check unsure.
Pucovski had hit a composed 62 within the first innings however did not make an impression within the second essay and was caught behind for 10 on debut.
He had missed out on the primary two Check resulting from a concussion he suffered after being hit on the top in the course of the day-night follow match final month.
No extra gamers have been introduced into the squad for the ultimate recreation.
The ultimate Check in Brisbane will begin on January 15. The collection is locked 1-1 after the third Check led to a draw.