Umesh Yadav was dismissed after a third day due to injury in the Boxing Day Test match against Australia. Now the chances of Umesh Yadav being eliminated from the third Test match are also being expressed. In such circumstances, now in the third match, bowler T Natarajan is likely to be given a chance in place of Umesh Yadav.
According to the news, now he will be able to return to the team till the last match. He cannot play the third match as Umesh Yadav’s scan report has also surfaced.
T Natarajan had a great performance in limited overs
Now he will return directly to the fourth and last match of this series. He will be given 2 weeks before the last match, during which time he is likely to be fit again. Now after Umesh Yadav, whoever bowlers are going to replace him, he was told that,
‘The Indian team has many limited options. Bowler T Natarajan also performed brilliantly in the limited overs, after which he is expected to be added to the Test team.
Was injured while throwing the fourth over
Umesh Yadav was sent back to the pavilion in the second innings of the second Test, where he bowled only 3.3 overs. He was injured at the same time. When Umesh Yadav was throwing the fourth hour, his calf muscles were stretched to a great extent. He was in great pain at that time.
His injury was also reviewed by the BCCI medical team. Umesh Yadav suffered a serious injury, after which he was admitted to the hospital for a scan. At the same time Natarajan was added to the Indian team as a net bowler.
T Natarajan is a net bowler
T Natarajan made his ODI debut against Australia in international cricket. Meanwhile, in the third and final ODI bowling, Natarajan took 2 wickets after giving 70 runs. Later took 6 wickets in the series of T20 matches. Natarajan also made his ODI series debut in international cricket. He is expected to be given a chance in the Indian team in place of Umesh Yadav.