Mohammed Shami with Mohammed Siraj. PC- Getty

On Friday, October 14, the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) named Mohammed Shami to the Indian World Cup 15-man squad, changing the injured Jasprit Bumrah, who was dominated out of the match on account of a again damage. The precise-arm quick bowler has been drafted into the principle squad as a substitute, who was named as one of many reserves within the authentic squad.

The 2 reserve bowlers, Mohammed Shami and Deepak Chahar are additionally combating their health. Whereas Shami has recovered from COVID-19, Chahar has suffered a again damage.

Mohammed Shami
Mohammed Shami. (Photograph: Twitter)

Finally, India went in with Shami whereas naming Mohammed Siraj and Shardul Thakur as standbys. “The All-India Senior Choice Committee has named Mohammed Shami as Jasprit Bumrah’s substitute in India’s ICC Males’s T20 World Cup squad. Shami has reached Australia and can hyperlink up with the squad in Brisbane forward of the warm-up matches,” BCCI mentioned in a launch.

Shami Hasn’t Performed A Single T20i Since The Final World Cup – Aakash Chopra

Mohammed Shami hasn’t been within the Indian crew’s T20 scheme of issues since final yr’s T20 World Cup and has not performed aggressive cricket since July. Shami was just lately included within the squad for the T20I sequence in opposition to Australia and South Africa, however he was dominated out after he contracted COVID-19.

Aakash Chopra (Image Credits: Twitter)
Aakash Chopra (Picture Credit: Twitter)

Former India opener Akash Chopra mentioned that Shami hasn’t performed a single T20I for the reason that final World Cup, which is unnecessary provided that he was all the time obtainable.

“Shami to exchange Bumrah. Makes good sense. What doesn’t make sense is the truth that he hasn’t performed a single T20i for the reason that final World Cup. And that’s bought nothing to do along with his health. He was all the time obtainable…,” the cricketer-turned-pundit tweeted.

Shami, who took 20 wickets for Gujarat Titans within the IPL 2022, would hope to be a match-fit in a few warm-up video games in opposition to Australia and New Zealand earlier than India’s match opener in opposition to Pakistan.

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