Opener Shubman Gill sustained a blow on his left forearm whereas fielding on Day three of the second Take a look at between India and England. The Punjab batsman has been taken for scans and will not be fielding on the fourth day. He’s at the moment monitored by the BCCI medical workforce.
“Shubman Gill sustained a blow on his left forearm whereas fielding on Day three of the 2nd Take a look at. He has been taken for a precautionary scan. The BCCI Medical Group is assessing him. He will not be fielding in the present day,” tweeted the BCCI.
Shubman was fielding at brief leg when he endured a blow to his forearm. Within the second innings, the 21-year-old had scored 14 earlier than getting trapped off Jack Leach’s flighted supply.
Earlier, Ravichandran Ashwin scored his fifth Take a look at century because the hosts set England a difficult goal of 482 runs and diminished them to 53/three at stumps on the third day. Ashwin’s century adopted a five-wicket haul in England’s first innings, making him solely the second participant to realize the feat of a century and a fifer in the identical sport on three totally different cases.
Proving his value with the bat, Shubman had notched up an impressive 91 within the fourth and ultimate Take a look at towards Australia in Brisbane. Including a century stand with Cheteshwar Pujara, Gill stored India within the sport earlier than Rishabh Pant completed issues off in type. He even completed as India’s highest run-scorer regardless of lacking the primary Take a look at in Adelaide.