Shreyas Iyer has opted to go for a back surgery which is set to rule him out for at least three months. Iyer is set to fly to London to get operated on, a source close to him confirmed to Cricbuzz.
Hardik Pandya too had similarly flown to London for surgery, while Prasidh Krishna and Jasprit Bumrah had headed to New Zealand for their surgeries.
The injury is accepted to be plate related, not quite the same as what the two pacers experienced – which was pressure break. Shreyas showed up at the choice of medical procedure in the wake of debilitating all potential choices of moderate therapy. The hour of his medical procedure is still in question.
This rules Iyer out of the continuous IPL 2023, where he should play for Kolkata Knight Riders. It additionally implies that he will miss the World Test Title last against Australia at The Oval that beginnings on June 7.
Iyer, as announced by Cricbuzz first, had postponed the approach the medical procedure to check whether he might have had any improvement that would have permitted him to play some cricket sooner rather than later. In any case, he has now gone down the course that would have him sidelined for a more extended period just like the proposal by the NCA prior.
The individuals who have gone through the back a medical procedure say it can further develop things and is clearly a drawn out arrangement, especially for the people who experience customary repeat of the illness, something Iyer has been encountering throughout the previous a half year or somewhere in the vicinity.
Iyer needed to pull out from the last Test against Australia at Ahmedabad in the wake of harming his back at training. It ended up being a repeat of a physical issue that had before constrained him to miss a white ball series against New Zealand.