IPL 2021: RCB’s team suffered a setback, all-rounder Washington Sundar was out of the second phase of IPL, now there is something like this RCB’s team.
Washington Sundar, the young talented player of the Indian team, will not be able to play in the second phase of the Indian Premier League(IPL 2021).
Because this young player of India had injured his finger on the tour of England and till now his injury has not been cured.
For this reason, he failed to pass the fitness test at the National Cricket Academy. Let us tell you that this player plays cricket for the Royal Challengers Bangalore(RCB) team in IPL 2021.
He went on a tour of England with the Indian team, but he injured his finger while playing county cricket as a practice and then returned home during that time.
This 21-year-old young all-rounder from India was batting in county cricket where he injured his finger on the ball of India’s fast bowler Mohammed Siraj.
🔊 ANNOUNCEMENT 🔊
Washington Sundar has been ruled out of the remainder of #IPL2021 as he hasn’t fully recovered from his finger injury. Akash Deep, a state cricketer from Bengal who until now was a net bowler with RCB, has been named as Washi’s replacement. #PlayBold pic.twitter.com/azaMgkaDZp
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) August 30, 2021
At the same time, RCB said in a statement that the young all-rounder of Royal Challengers Bangalore will not be able to play cricket in the second phase of IPL due to an injury to his finger.
In his place, Bengal player Akash Deep has been included in the RCB team. According to sources, PTI reported that Washington Sundar had appeared in the fitness examination at NCA in Bangalore a few days back but during that time he could not succeed in it.
This has also made his playing in the T20 World Cup 2021, which is going to be played immediately after the IPL, becomes doubtful.
Let us tell you that for the second tour of the Indian Premier League, the team has made many changes.
Simon Katich, the head coach of the RCB team, has stepped down due to personal reasons. Now, in his place, the RCB team has made cricket director Mike Hesson of New Zealand the head.
What is RCB Squad For IPL 2021 Second Phase?
Virat Kohli (captain), De Villiers, Chahal, Siraj, Devdutt, Jamieson, Maxwell, Hasaranga, Dushmantha Chameera, Tim David, Dan Christian, George Garton, Herschelle Gibbs, S Ahmed, Saini, Suyash, Mohammed Azharuddeen, Pawan Negi, Sachin Baby, Srikar Bharat, Rajat Patidar, Akash Deep.
Why has Washington Sundar dropped from RCB?
ANS: Sundar had injured his finger on the tour of England, which has not been cured yet. For this reason, he failed to pass the fitness test at the National Cricket Academy. In his place, Bengal player Akash Deep has been included in his team by RCB.