According to the rules, all teams are allowed to make changes to World Cup by May 23
World Cup will be held in England and Wales from May 30 to July 14
Sports desk Suspense is about allrounder Kedar Jadhav injured in a match of the Indian Premier League (IPL). He is included in the Indian team of ICC World Cup. On their fitness, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) will wait till 23rd of the last date of change in the World Cup team. To stay in the World Cup team, Jadhav will be given a fitness test.
Physiotherapist said – Jadhav will be fit before time
Actually, Jadhav, who played for Chennai SuperKing in IPL, suffered a shoulder injury during fielding in a match against Kings XI Punjab. This led him to get out of IPL too. It was reported that Jadhav could take two weeks to emerge from this injury. He is one of the 4 all-rounders in the 15-member Indian Team of the ODI World Cup. The World Cup is to be held in England and Wales from May 30 to July 14.
The selection committee headed by MSK Prasad has been told that Jadhav's injury is not as serious as the anticipated anticipation was. According to the ICC rules for the World Cup, the teams are allowed to make changes to their 15-member squad by May 23.
Chennai team coach Stephen Fleming has also confirmed that Jadhav will no longer play with the team. Fleming has said that Jadhav is working with Indian team physiotherapist Patrick Farhat, so that he can fit before the scheduled time for the World Cup. According to Farhat, Jadhav will be fit on 22 May before the Indian team leaves for England.
India have to play their first World Cup match in South Africa on June 5. If Jadhav can not fit, then the selector can choose from 5 alternative players Rishabh Pant, Ambati Rayudu, Akshar Patel, Navdeep Saini and Ishant Sharma.
The 15-member World Cup squad includes Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Vijay Shankar, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (wicketkeeper), Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, Yuswendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, Jaspreet Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja and Mohammed Shami