India vs England: Mohammed Shami, Wriddhiman Saha Ruled Out of Chennai Test

Updated: 11 December 2016 14:28 IST

Mohammed Shami has soreness in his knee, while Wriddhiman Saha is undergoing rehabilitation programme for his hamstring tendon injury

India vs England: Mohammed Shami, Wriddhiman Saha Ruled Out of Chennai Test
Mohammed Shami will now undergo rehabilitation for his injury. © AFP

Indian pace bowler Mohammed Shami and wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha have been ruled out of the fifth and final Test against England in Chennai.

Shami has soreness in his right knee and has been advised rest and rehabilitation, a BCCI press release stated. He will start his recovery programme at the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru.

Saha, on the other hand is already undergoing rehabilitation programme at the NCA after suffering a hamstring tendon injury in the second Test of the ongoing series in Vizag.

Topics : Cricket India England Shami Ahmed Wriddhiman Saha India vs England 2016
Highlights
  • Mohammed Shami and Wriddhiman Saha have been ruled out of the 5th Test
  • Shami is down with soreness in his right knee
  • Saha has a hamstring tendon injury
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