The Indian squad for the continental championship can be chosen on Monday, however it’s nonetheless not clear if the official announcement will occur on the day.
“Jasprit Bumrah has a again harm and won’t play within the Asia Cup. He’s our major bowler and we want him to be again in motion earlier than T20 World Cup. We will not danger him within the Asia Cup because the harm might worsen,” a senior BCCI official advised PTI on the situation of anonymity.
Bumrah final performed for India within the ODI away collection towards England earlier than being rested for the limited-overs collection towards West Indies and the upcoming one towards Zimbabwe.
It’s understood that Bumrah skilled again spasms final weeks and travelled to the Nationwide Cricket Academy in Bengaluru, the place he was detected with a niggle.
The again difficulty will preserve him out of motion for a while and he might want to do rehabilitation work on the NCA earlier than being deemed match for the white-ball house collection towards Australia and South Africa, in September-October.
Bumrah had related points few years in the past and was out for a substantial period of time. At present, he’s holidaying along with his household within the USA.