Here is a quick wrap-up of the events that grabbed the spotlight in the cricketing world today.
Afghanistan’s ace spinner Rashid Khan has been dominated out of the first two ODIs towards Sri Lanka due to a lower-back injury. The megastar healthy winner is anticipated to make his comeback for the 1/3 and remaining ODI to be performed on June 7 in Hambantota.
The three-match One-Day International sequence will kickstart from Friday, June two with the first ODI slated to be performed in Hambantota. The 2nd ODI will be performed at the equal venue on Sunday, June four After the conclusion of the ODI collection in opposition to Sri Lanka, Afghanistan will journey to Bangladesh to play a one-off Test in Chattogram.
Rashid’s harm will see the trio of Mohammad Nabi, Mujeeb Ur Rahman and the younger spin prodigy Noor Ahmad take more accountability in the spin department. Hashmatullah Shahidi will be considered main the side. The Afghanistan Cricket Board additionally gave an replace on Rashid’s harm in a statement. “He will stay below full scientific observation, and is predicted to return for the remaining ODI on June 7.”
Rashid to kick-off country wide responsibilities after amazing IPL 2023
Rashid loved a tremendous Indian Premier League 2023 whilst enjoying for the Hardik Pandya-led Gujarat Titans. Titans entered the season as defending champions and went all the way to the summit conflict earlier than in the end dropping the probability to preserve their title in a last-ball thriller towards Chennai Super Kings in the summit conflict at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on May 29.
The 24-year-old wrist spinner led the spin assault for the Titans from the the front and snared 27 scalps in 17 suits at an financial system price of 8.24. He completed the season as the joint-second-most main wicket-taker of the season alongside his fellow teammate Mohit Sharma.
Rashid’s superb outings in the IPL 2023 additionally blanketed a hat-trick (solitary hat-trick of IPL 2023) which he claimed in opposition to Kolkata Knight Riders whilst main the facet in the absence of the ordinary skipper Hardik Pandya at the Narendra Modi Stadium in suit no. 13.