Washington is the third participant after Shubman Gill and Avesh Khan to be dominated out of the tour.
It has been learnt that Washington has fractured a finger after being hit by a Mohammed Siraj supply on the second day of the primary class heat up recreation between India and County XI.
“Sure Washy has a fractured finger similar to Avesh who had a thumb dislocation. Each are out of Take a look at sequence and can go residence,” a senior BCCI official advised PTI on circumstances of anonymity.
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“He can even take at the least 5 weeks to begin bowling and so no level conserving them right here,” the supply mentioned.
It’s understood that the quick ball from Siraj that accounted for Washington hit his fingers tougher than anticipated and he was in excruciating ache after returning to pavilion.
Whereas Washington or Avesh weren’t first crew regulars however are integral half as internet bowlers and the Tamil Nadu all rounder together with his superior batting talents would have been within the combine throughout some level of the sequence.
“It’s sheer irony that each Avesh and Washington performed for opposition and acquired damage. However that is sport and accidents are half and parcel of life,” the supply added.
The replacements will quickly be named and will probably be fascinating if a Navdeep Saini or Bhuneshwar Kumar replaces Avesh and be a part of after Sri Lanka sequence will get over.
In case of Washington, the like for like alternative is Krishnappa Gowtham.