Vijay Shankar to miss Quadrangular A series vs Australia, South Africa

first_imgVijay Shankar has been ruled out of the upcoming Quadrangular A series against Australia and South Africa due to a left hamstring injury.The 27-year-old Shankar, who plays for Tamil Nadu in domestic matches, is currently undergoing rehabilitation at National Cricket Academy (NCA), Bengaluru.The senior selection committee has decided against naming any replacement for the all-rounder who was part of the India B squad in the Quadrangular series.”Vijay Shankar was part of the India B squad in the Quadrangular series. However the Senior Selection Committee has reached a consensus that there won’t be a replacement for Shankar in the India B squad,” acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary said.The player, who appeared for Delhi Daredevil in the 2018 season of the Indian Premier League (IPL), made his senior team T20I debut against Sri Lanka in March, this year.India are slated to play a Quadrangular A series against Australia and South Africa from August 17.(With inputs from ANI)last_img read more