New Delhi: Even before the ODI series against South Africa, the threat of corona is looming on him. Corona, who was the star all-rounder of Team India, has been infected. The player is Washington Sundar, who has been selected in Team India for the ODI series. This is Washington Sundar’s first international series after recovering from injury.
Now Corona is in danger of ousting him from this series as well, because now only a week is left in the series. The first match of the three-match ODI series against South Africa is to be played on January 19. 22-year-old Washington Sundar was to leave for South Africa with Team India for the ODI series. But now that the corona has become infected, the chances of him going on this tour are also very less. According to the report, Team India is scheduled to fly to South Africa on Wednesday morning. Washington Sundar has been away from international cricket for the last 10 months due to injury. He has to return from this ODI series. He played the last international match in March 2021. Washington Sundar recently played the domestic tournament Vijay Hazare tournament after recovering from injury. He played for Tamil Nadu team. It was here that Sundar was selected for the ODI against South Africa.
The sports website quoted a BCCI official as saying that Washington Sundar will not be taken with the team to South Africa. That is, they will be out of the series. However, till now no information has been revealed regarding the replacement of Sundar. The official said that Sundar was found corona infected a few days ago. The board has also decided that he will not travel with the team to South Africa.