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Wriddhiman Saha ruled out of Afghanistan Test

The All-India Senior Selection Committee has named Mr. Dinesh Karthik as the replacement

Mr. Wriddhiman Saha has been ruled out of the one-off Paytm Test against Afghanistan to be held in Bengaluru from the 14th of June, 2018. Saha suffered an injury to his right thumb while playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the VIVO IPL Qualifier 2 against Kolkata Knight Riders on 25th May, 2018 at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata

He was under observation by the medical staff of the BCCI and the management has decided to give him adequate rest before the start of the England Test series. Saha's recovery period is expected to be around five to six weeks.

The All-India Senior Selection Committee has named Mr. Dinesh Karthik as the replacement for injured Saha.

Amitabh Choudhary
Acting Hon. Secretary
BCCI

BCCI Desk

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Injury update - Wriddhiman Saha

The wicket-keeper suffered an injury to his right thumb while playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the VIVO IPL Qualifier 2
Wriddhiman Saha of India addressing the media during day four of the third test match between India and Australia held at the JSCA International Stadium Complex in Ranchi on the 19th March 2017. Photo by: Prashant Bhoot / BCCI/ SPORTZPICS

Mr Wriddhiman Saha suffered an injury to his right thumb while playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the VIVO IPL Qualifier 2 against Kolkata Knight Riders on 25th May 2018 at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata.

To determine the future course of injury management, Mr Saha will see a specialist and the BCCI Medical Team will continue to monitor his progress.


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